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Summary ò The lure of the falcon ´ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Free read ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub ñ Gerald Summers The Lure of the Falcon is the story of a young man and the injured kestrel falcon that became his friend and companion and eventually accompanied him to war and to POW camps where she saved his life on at least two occasions In this remarkable book Gerald Summers describes his childhood passion for nature with an exact and loving eye for the characteristics of insects birds sma. I found this whilst being given a tour at a new library job and took it home at the very next opportunity A falconerd and naturalist I am always willing to read accounts of others experiences with wildlife It broadens my view of nature Gerald Summers account borders on the unbelievable The first half is a long and rambling account of his growing up in the UK during which we see the world through his eyes We see the butterflies and moths the birds the ferrets the dogswe see animals How often do we really see wild animals Suirrels gather nuts right before our eyes and so often we

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Summary ò The lure of the falcon ´ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Free read ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub ñ Gerald Summers D the privations of German POW camps How Cressida saved Summers' life during the Tunisian fighting how she managed to defeat a Gestapo officer how she helped her human companion to escape from the Germans and attempt to make his way back to the Allied lines through Italy is all told in a warm witty and loving book that is reminiscent of vintage Durrell More than most nature boo. This is a beautiful story non fiction of young man during World War Two and a falcon which became his companion and stayed with him through his war years in N Africa and during his imprisonment It is a wonderful story Le droit musulman privations of German POW camps How Cressida saved Summers' life during the Tunisian fighting how she managed to defeat a Gestapo officer how she helped her human companion to escape from the Germans and attempt to make his way back to the Allied lines through Italy is all told in a warm witty and loving book that is reminiscent of vintage Durrell More than most nature boo. This is a beautiful story non fiction of young man during World War Two and a falcon which became his companion and stayed with him through his war years in N Africa and during his imprisonment It is a wonderful story

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Summary ò The lure of the falcon ´ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Free read ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub ñ Gerald Summers Ll mammals and domestic animals a passion that eventually fixed itself on Cressida a small fiercely independent and remarkably devoted falcon who came into his life just before he was sent to Tunisia in the Second World War Summers related the experiences of this bizarre pair a young naturalist in uniform and a wild falcon who shared together the hardships and dangers of war an. This book is a marvelous true adventure about a young naturalist who goes to war with his falcon in his pocket


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    PDF NEW [The lure of the falcon] This is the seemingly impossible story of a boy who grew up loving animals especially birds and who tamed a wild kestrel and brought her to war with him Of all the rambling old fashioned my life with animals memoir style books I've read this may be my favorite I just love the author so much he has this wonderful unassuming voice and his ent

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    Free download The lure of the falcon PDF NEW [The lure of the falcon] Free read ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub ñ Gerald Summers I found this whilst being given a tour at a new library job and took it home at the very next opportunity A falco

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    PDF NEW [The lure of the falcon] This book was absolutely refreshing In some ways it reminded me of James Herriot's books because it takes place

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    Free read ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub ñ Gerald Summers PDF NEW [The lure of the falcon] A remarkable and heart warming true story of a young Englishman who took his pet kestrel to war with him He was wounded and captured by the Germans in North Africa then spent several years in POW camps He along with several comrades escaped in Sicily only to be recaptured All the while Cressida his kestrel was with him They were finally liberated by the Americans in 1945 and they both returned safely to England

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    PDF NEW [The lure of the falcon] Gerald Summers ñ 9 Review Free read ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub ñ Gerald Summers This book is a marvelous true adventure about a young naturalist who goes to war with his falcon in his pocket

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    PDF NEW [The lure of the falcon] A friend of ours is a professional falconer and he lent me this book He is also Britishas is Gerald Summers so is familiar with names and places mentioned in the book Summers is a naturalist and writes of his interest love and relationships with many animals Guess what ended up being a war story too Favorite uote Gerald wa

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    PDF NEW [The lure of the falcon] This is a book from my childhood and now I've just finished reading it to my own children Gerald Summers is pitched from the comfortable chaos of his family with dogs ferrets bats and his falcon Cressida into the turmoil of the second world war Like most young men at the time he was wholly unprepared for the conflict and ends up as a prisoner of war POW What makes him and this book unusual is that he takes his kestrel with him int

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  • Hardcover
  • 283
  • The lure of the falcon
  • Gerald Summers
  • English
  • 14 September 2018
  • 9780002114837