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A Bad Birdwatcher's Companion

By Simon Barnes (Author)
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Simon Barnes is one of Britain's leading bird writers and humorists. His weekly column in "The Times", his essays for the "RSPB" magazine and his two books on bad bird-watching have made him one of the characters of the bird world. Here he reads his own illuminating introductions to 50 key birds of Britain, supported by the distinguishing bird song of each species. He not only gives helpful identifying features, but enriches them with whimsical observations on their characters and tendencies. It is a delightful text, superbly presented by the author himself.

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Format: Audiobook,   Unabridged
Studio: Naxos of America
Pages   4
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 5.43" Width: 4.96" Height: 1.02"
Weight:   0.49 lbs.
Binding  CD
Release Date   Apr 30, 2007
Publisher   Naxos of America
ISBN  9626344466  
ISBN13  9789626344460  

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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! RUPERT PEARCE joined Inmarsat in 2005 as Group General Counsel. Inmarsat is the world's leading mobile satellite communications provider and recently underwent a $1,500 million leveraged buy-out by Apax and Permira and subsequent $3,000 million IPO on the London Stock Exchange. Inmarsat is now well-established in the FTSE 250. Prior to joining Inmarsat, Rupert was a General Partner at Atlas Venture, the leading transatlantic venture firm, responsible for corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions and special situations. He also served as Atlas Venture's European COO. Prior to Atlas Venture, Rupert was a partner at the international law firm Linklaters, specializing in corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, technology and private equity. Rupert has therefore experienced private equity and venture capital transactions from the perspectives of investor, adviser and member of management. As a founder of Out-Take Limited, an on-line publisher, he has also dabbled in entrepreneurship.
Rupert holds a First Class MA in Modern History from Oxford University and won the 1995 Fullbright Fellowship in US Securities Laws, studying at Georgetown Law Centre, Washington DC.

SIMON BARNES is Director of the Entrepreneurship Centre, and Deputy Director of the Full Time MBA programme at the Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London. He teaches electives in new venture creation and venture capital finance on the MBA, MSc Finance and MSc Health Management as well as courses for the faculty of Imperial College's science and technology departments. His research at Imperial focuses on technology entrepreneurship and venture capital, with an emphasis on the development of university spin outsand technology ventures. Simon has six years of hands on experience in the venture capital industry, first with the transatlantic firm Atlas Venture and most recently with GIMV Venture Capital where he invested in early stage biotechnology companies. He has been a board director of several VC backed ventures, and lived through two M&A transactions at board level.
Simon received a first class honours degree and a PhD from The University of Cambridge. He holds an MBA with Distinction from the Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, and was the winner of the European MBA Business Plan of the Year Competition in 1998.

Simon Barnes was born in 1969 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Imperial College London, UK Inmarsat, London, UK Inmarsat, London, UK.

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Product Categories

1Books > Audio CDs > Nonfiction
2Books > Audio CDs > Reference
3Books > Subjects > Outdoors & Nature > Birdwatching > General
4Books > Subjects > Outdoors & Nature > Birdwatching
5Books > Subjects > Outdoors & Nature > Reference
6Books > Subjects > Science > Biological Sciences > Zoology > Ornithology

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