Glen Chilton

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Dr. Glen Chilton is an internationally recognized ornithologist who began his university studies at sixteen and started teaching university at nineteen. After twenty-nine years of university teaching, he gave up his position as a professor of biology in Canada and moved to Australia with his wife. Chilton is the world's leading authority on the extinct Labrador Duck; The Curse of the Labrador Duck is his first book.

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The Curse of the Labrador Duck follows bird biologist Glen Chilton in his obsessive attempt to uncover the mysteries of one of the world's most enigmatic birds. In an unexpectedly zany adventure that took the author the equivalent of 3.3 times around the world, the result is a tale of theft, wartime atrocities, insane millionaires, intrigue in the Middle East, and skinny dipping.The Labrador Duck is often mentioned in the same breath as the Passenger Pigeon, the Dodo, and the Great...

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