Tag Archives: David Attenborough

The Life of Birds

The Life of Birds ¬© 1998 Sir David Attenborough 320 pages As I drove home from the library last week, I watched a beautiful white bird soar above the highway for several minutes. As it passed close by overhead, I … Continue reading

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The Trials of Life

The Trials of Life: a Natural History of Animal Behavior¬© 1990 Sir David Attenborough320 pages Following up on last week’s The Private Life of Plants, I enjoyed another of Attenborough’s books documenting the extraordinary natural world: this with a focus … Continue reading

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The Private Life of Plants

The Private Life of Plants¬© 1995 David Attenborough320 pages I spend a little time every week contemplating my home library’s eviscerated science section, hoping against hope to find some interesting volume amid the remains. Last week, picking through the rubble … Continue reading

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