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More Birds Than Bullets: a book review

4 days ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

A cheeky lad, Geoffrey McMullan was regularly subjected to brutal discipline at his English boarding school. He found some solace when, at age eleven, he became entranced with birds - specifically, with a Green Woodpecker - and that sighting, he says, “took me to another, safer world.”
The avian avocation became lifelong for McMullan, including for the 22 years he spent in the British Army , from which he retired as a Staff Sergeant, having become by that time an expert birder and artist, world traveler, naturalist, and seeming mystic of sorts. More Birds Than Bullets: My Life With Birds...
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