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In the company of crows and ravens

John M. Marzluff

In the company of crows and ravens

by John M. Marzluff

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, CT .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJohn M. Marzluff and Tony Angell ; illustrated by Tony Angell ; foreword by Paul Erhlich.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 384 p. ;
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22721085M
ISBN 100300100760

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In the Company of Crows and Ravens illuminates the entwined histories of crows and people and concludes with an intriguing discussion of the crow-human relationship and how our attitudes toward crows may affect our cultural trajectory.

As the authors state in their preface: “Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies.4/4(5). In the Company of Crows and Ravens (Book): Marzluff, John M.: Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies. To a surprising extent, to know the crow is to know ourselvesfrom the Preface From the cave walls at Lascaux to the last painting by Van Gogh, from the works of Shakespeare to those of Mark Twain, there is clear evidence that.

In the book In the Company of Crows and Ravens, John Marzluff and Tony Angell quote Reverend Henry Ward Beecher's admiring words, “If men had wings and bore black feathers, few of them would be clever enough to be crows” (page 80 in), but they also recount the opinion of their neighbour who sees crows as noisy, destructive, dirty Author: Jackie Chappell.

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Yet this influence is not unidirectional, say the authors of this fascinating book: people profoundly. In the Company of Crows and Ravens illuminates the entwined histories of crows and people and concludes with an intriguing discussion of the crow-human relationship and how our attitudes toward crows may affect our cultural trajectory.

As the authors state in their preface: "Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies.4/5(9). In the Company of Crows and Ravens recounts in great deal how crows and human beings have lived intimately together, influencing the cultural and biological evolution of one another.

Crows have developed ingenious ways to take advantage of human presence, from opening garbage bags to using automobiles to crack by: from the forewordPaul Ehrlich“This book is the first to produce a grand overview of the human-corvid complex and is truly something to crow any luck In the Company of Crows and Ravens will stimulate more people to connect with nature by enjoying the antics of these easily observed birds.”—from the foreword by Paul Ehrlich.

From the cave walls at Lascaux to the last painting by Van Gogh, from the works of Shakespeare to those of Mark Twain, there is clear evidence that crows and ravens influence human culture. Yet this influence is not unidirectional, say the authors of this fascinating book: people profoundly influence crow culture, ecology, and evolution as well.

Get this from a library. In the company of crows and ravens. [John M Marzluff; Tony Angell] -- "John Marzluff and Tony Angell examine the often surprising ways that crows and humans interact. The authors contend that those interactions reflect a.

In the Company of Crows and Ravens illuminates the entwined histories of crows and people and concludes with an intriguing discussion of the crow-human relationship and how our attitudes toward crows may affect our cultural trajectory. As the authors state in their preface: "Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies.5/5(1).

Read "In the Company of Crows and Ravens" by John M. Marzluff available from Rakuten Kobo. Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies. To a surprising extent, to know the crow is to know oursel 5/5. In the Company of Crows and Ravens is a subtle and beautiful reminder of this simple truth."—Susan Salter Reynolds, Los Angeles Times Book Review "If corvids could read—and it seems they can do damn near everything else—they would surely find this book as entertaining and instructive as this human does."—Laurence A.

Marschall, Natural. Get this from a library. In the company of crows and ravens. [John M Marzluff; Tony Angell] -- Featuring more than original drawings, the book takes a close look at the influences people have had on the lives of crows throughout history and at.

In the Company of Crows and Ravens is a really wonderful book with lots of interesting information and facts based on years of studies involving the Crow, Raven and various related birds.

I have purchased the book in paperback and kindle edition, the kindle edition has numerous formatting errors and is still very legible/5(83).

In the Company of Crows and Ravens illuminates the entwined histories of crows and people and concludes with an intriguing discussion of the crow-human relationship and how our attitudes toward crows may affect our cultural trajectory.

As the authors state in their preface: “Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies/5(7). In the Company of Crows and Ravens Tony Angell, Author, John M. Marzluff, Author, Tony Angell, Illustrator Yale University Press $37 (p) ISBN. Book review: In the Company of Crows and Ravens As a follow-up to mention of Prof.

John Marzluff and his terrific book, co-authored with Tony Angell, thought this might be a timely suggestion! So, for those with an interest, here is a terrific book review from Goodreads, the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations.“Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies.

To a surprising extent, to know the crow is to know ourselves.”—from the PrefaceFrom the cave walls at Lascaux to the last painting by Van Gogh, from the works of Shakespeare to those of Mark Twain, there is clear evidence that crows and ravens influence human culture.

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