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Return of the condor

the race to save our largest bird from extinction

by John Moir

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Lyons in Guilford, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reintroduction,
  • Conservation,
  • California condor

  • About the Edition

    An insider"s view of the remarkable tale of saving a species from the brink of extinction. Down to a population of only twenty-two in the 1980s, the condor owes its survival and recovery to a team of scientists who flouted conventional wisdom and pursued the most controversial means to save it. Journalist John Moir, who covered the condor recovery effort for magazines and newspapers for years, shows the depth of their passion and courage and details the bitter controversy that led to a national debate over how to save America"s largest bird.--From publisher description.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-213) and index.

    StatementJohn Moir
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.C53 M65 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 223 p., [32] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24765538M
    ISBN 101592289495
    ISBN 109781592289493
    LC Control Number2006298878
    OCLC/WorldCa155027911

    The following is a list of characters from the wuxia novel The Return of the Condor Heroes by Jin Yong. Some of these characters are fictionalised personas of, or are based on, actual historical figures, such as Wang Chongyang, Qiu Chuji, Duan Zhixing, Kublai Khan and Yelü Chucai. Created by Todd Katzberg, Jason Smilovic, Ken Robinson. With Max Irons, Kristen Hager, Bob Balaban, Gage Graham-Arbuthnot. Based on the novel "Six Days of the Condor" by James Grady and screenplay "Three Days of the Condor" by Lorenzo Semple Jr. and David Rayfiel, CONDOR follows CIA analyst Joe Turner who stumbles onto a plan that threatens the lives of millions/10(K).

    The Jiuyang Zhenjing, also known as the Nine Yang Manual, is a fictional martial arts manual in Jin Yong's Condor was first introduced briefly at the end of the second novel The Return of the Condor plays a significant role in the third novel The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber after Zhang Wuji discovers it and masters the skills in the l meaning: Nine Yang True Classic. Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Return of The Condor Heroes Classic Collector’s Series “Return of the Condor Heroes” makes a grand return in ! Back.

    Guo later uses the knowledge he acquired from the book to lead the Mongol army to victory in the war against the Khwarezm Empire. However, as Guo is unwilling to side with the Mongols to conquer his native land in the Song Empire, he leaves Mongolia for good and returns to Song. The Return of the Condor Literal meaning: Posthumous Writings of Wumu. The Return of the Condor Heroes (Hong Kong remake) Native Title: 神雕侠侣 ; 新神雕侠侣 Also Known As: Shen Diao Xia Lv, 神雕侠侣, New Return of the Condor Heroes.


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