Dancers in the Sunset Sky: The Musings of a Bird Hunter (Hardcover)

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Written with beauty and style, these 19 essays and 2 short stories reveal the author's love of the birds he's hunted for more than 50 years and the country they live in. Jones is also the author of two books about his Labrador retriever--Upland Passage and Jake (for children)--African Twilight about his travels in East Africa, and seven novels: Blood Sport, The Diamond Bogo, Slade's Glacier, Blood Root, Blood Tide, Tie My Bones to Her Back (The Buffalo Hunters in paperback) and Deadville. — Louise Jones

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A collection of essays and stories recalling over a half century's bird hunting, the birds he loves, and a way of life he treasures. Written with reverence, humor, and dead-on precision. "(Kelly) masterfully re-creates the hunting experience ... a delightful read". -- Booklist

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"Jones's anthology masterfully re-creates the hunting experience. . . a delight to read."--Booklist



Product Details
ISBN: 9781558214965
Publisher: Lyons Press
Publication Date: July 1st, 1996
Pages: 192
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