Falconry and Hawking download free [PDF and Ebook] by Phillip Glasier

Falconry and Hawking download free [PDF and Ebook] by Phillip Glasier year 2006
  • Book name: Falconry and Hawking
  • Author: Phillip Glasier
  • Release date: 2006/12/30
  • Publisher: PAVILION BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9780713484076
  • Rating: 7.61 of 10
  • Votes: 291
  • Review by: Renata Lombard
  • Review rating: 9.33 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/15
  • Total pages: 352
  • Includes a PDF summary of 40 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The 4,000-year-old sport of falconry, once the pastime of royalty and aristocracy, is still thriving with clubs throughout the UK and the US. Phillip Glasier's book is a classic text on the subject and considered the definitive guide for falconers. It covers all aspects of falconry from its history and development to training, housing, tools, equipment and skills. There are chapters on: Handling the new arrival Condition Manning and early training Flying free and getting fit Flying falcons out of the hood Flying shortwings Game Hawking Moulting Lost Hawks Hack and Hacking back Dogs for Hawking Making hoods, belts, bags and gloves'Glasier' also gives complete details of all the birds most commonly used, and reveals their character and individual temperaments in his own case histories. With every technique explained through step-by-step instructions and ilustrated with over 170 photographs and diagrams, 'Falconry and Hawking' is an essential reference for falconers throughout the world.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H2M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Wildlife: Birds & Birdwatching, Hunting Or Shooting Animals & Game, Birds, Including Cage Birds, As Pets
  • Available formats: TXT, FB2, WORD, BMP, PDF, MobiPocket, EPUB, DOC. Compressed in AZW4, ZIP, LZMA, EML, RAR
  • Download servers: Uploaded, MEGA, Cozy, BitShare, SendMyWay, Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive
  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 63.66 USD
  • Dimensions: 196x255x33mm
  • Weight: 1,455g
  • Printed by: Batsford Ltd
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
Vote:

More books of 2006

More books in English

More books of the genre or collection Sports