Gifts of the Crow: How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to Behave Like Humans (Compact Disc)

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Stan Coren's groundbreaking The Intelligence of Dogs meets Bernd Heinrich's classic Mind of the Raven in this astonishing, thrilling look at the uncanny intelligence and emotions of crows.

About the Author

John Marzluff is a professor of wildlife science at the University of Washington. His books include "In the Company of Crows and Ravens", coauthored with Tony Angell, and "Dog Days, Raven Nights", coauthored with his wife, Colleen.

Author, illustrator, and sculptor, Tony Angell has won numerous writing and artistic awards for his work on behalf of nature. He has published a number of books, principally about the birds of the Northwest, including "Owls", "Ravens, Crows, Magpies and Jays", and "Marine Birds and Mammals of Puget Sound".

Actor Danny Campbell has appeared in CBS's "The Guardian", the recent films "A Pool, a Fool, and a Duel" and "Greater Than Gravity", and over twenty-five commercials. An "AudioFile" Earphones Award winner, his narrative work includes the part of David Foster Wallace in Mike Lipsky's "Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself".

Praise For…

"A great read, serious and at time shilarious, this book explores the many complex similarities between crows' mental traits and our own." ---Bernd Heinrich, author of Summer World

Product Details
ISBN: 9781452607719
ISBN-10: 1452607710
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Publication Date: June 5th, 2012
Language: English