FALCONRY PAST AND PRESENT BY TOMAS KRIVJANSKY PUBLISHED 2014
MADE IN SLOVAKIA TRANSLATED FROM THE SLOVAK LANGUAGE TO ENGLISH BY MARTIN KRANKUS Book size is 11.5 inch x 8.5 inch, pages 317, weight is 3lbs. Hardbound book. Color and B&W photos.
A superb book written by Tomas Krivjansky from Slovakia. It has taken many years of dedicated work to produce this wonderful book. This book is very well done and offers everyone and anyone that is interested in falconry of the Past and Present a wealth of information. This book has some of the most fascinating color and black and white photos that we have ever seen taken from all around the world.Chapters included, History of falconry, The Renaissance of Falconry, Present day of falconry, Raptors and owls and the National bank, About the author and so much more. There are so many articles about all of the different regions of the world that will be of interest to the readers. Here are just a few within the first sections about the History of Falconry. Falconers of Siberia, China, Japan, Korea, Orient, Persia, Palestine, Arabic cultures. Asian Nomads, Genghis Khan, The upswing of falconry in Europe. Falconry on present day to Present day territory of Bohemia and Slovakia, The glory of falconry is fading away, The revival of Falconry in Austria , Hungary. The world’s most famous falconers. Once you start to read this book you will not be able to put it down as it has over 175 pages of color and B&W photos. A must have book for all falconers and raptor enthusiast or anyone interested in the world or falconry.
5164 FALCONRY PAST AND PRESENT. $69.00