Bird of Life, Bird of Death: A Naturalist's Journey Through a Land of Political Turmoil

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Laurel, Aug 1, 1987 - Fiction - 249 pages
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In 1983 Maslow traveled to Guatemala to locate the endangered quetzal, considered sacred and one of the most beautiful birds on earth. Following the bird's trail, he confronts the horrors of a war-torn nation, where 10,000 people disappear each year.

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Review: Bird of Life, Bird of Death: A Naturalist's Journey Through a Land of Political Turmoil

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I thoroughly enjoyed this book actually written in my birth year of 1983 depicting a nothing short of epic journey of life and culture shock of an educated ornithologist and his adventures through ... Read full review

Review: Bird of Life, Bird of Death: A Naturalist's Journey Through a Land of Political Turmoil

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Fascinating book. Naturalist Maslow travels trough Guatemala during the reign of dictator Rios Montt, during his search for the bird of paradise Maslow also describes the horrors of modern dicatorship. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
9
Section 2
15
Section 3
21
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