Summary: Describes how the writer and naturalist set about recording in both word and image the birds of North America, and details the legacy his work has left behind.
Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 AUD
Summary: John James Audubon's story is dramatic and surprising. He was not born in America, but saw more of the North American continent than virtually anyone alive. His growing apprehension about the destruction of nature became his prophecy. As an artist and naturalist his achievements were monumental. John James Audubon: Drawn from Nature creates a meaningful portrait of Art and Science in the first...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV JOH
Summary: Examines the noted artist whose passion for American birds dominated his life and his work.
Publisher / Publication Date: H.N. Abrams 1992
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 AUD
Summary: A biography of artist John James Audubon offers a study of his private life, detailing his arrival in America from France in 1803, his life in frontier Kentucky, and his extraordinary images of native American wildlife.
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2004
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Audubon
Summary: For fans of Cheryl Strayed, the gripping story of a biologist's human-powered journey from the Pacific Northwest to the Arctic to rediscover her love of birds, nature, and adventure. During graduate school, as she conducted experiments on the peculiarly misshapen beaks of chickadees, ornithologist Caroline Van Hemert began to feel stifled in the isolated, sterile environment of the lab. Worried...
Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown Spark 2019