The Falcon Thief : A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird

Author: Joshua Hammer

Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio

A rollicking true-crime adventure about a rogue who trades in rare birds and their eggs—and the wildlife detective determined to stop him.On May 3, 2010, an Irish national named Jeffrey Lendrum was apprehended at Britain’s Birmingham International Airport with a suspicious parcel strapped to his stomach. Inside were fourteen rare peregrine falcon eggs snatched from a remote cliffside in Wales. So begins a tale almost too bizarre to believe, following the parallel lives of a globe-trotting smuggler who spent two decades capturing endangered raptors worth millions of dollars as race champions—and Detective Andy McWilliam of the United Kingdom’s National Wildlife Crime Unit, who’s hell bent on ...

Language

English


Duration

08h23min


Published

February 11, 2020


Size

736 MB

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The Falcon Thief : A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird
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