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n many senses the ostrich looms large the tallest and heaviest of any living bird, a fully grown North African ostrich can reach 2.75 metres 9 feet in height and weigh almost 160 kgs 350 pounds It also lays the largest egg of any living bird From its eggs to its meat, skin and feathers, the ostrich has been exploited by humans since history began The demand for itn many senses the ostrich looms large the tallest and heaviest of any living bird, a fully grown North African ostrich can reach 2.75 metres 9 feet in height and weigh almost 160 kgs 350 pounds It also lays the largest egg of any living bird From its eggs to its meat, skin and feathers, the ostrich has been exploited by humans since history began The demand for its feathers was so great in Victorian times that vast fortunes were made from ostrich farming, particularly in South Africa and the United States Following the First World War fashions changed, fortunes were lost and new uses for the now domesticated ostrich had to be found Nowadays, the modern ostrich farmer not only produces plumes and leather for the luxury market but also meat for the supermarket In addition to its sheer physical presence, the ostrich has long been an object of curiosity and fascination, becoming a byword for passivity while being feared for its aggression It has featured in art, literature, lm and popular culture, been represented in cave paintings, ancient medieval manuscripts and the Bayeux Tapestry, shown in advertising and drawn as a cartoon character in many modern films Edgar Williams has provided a singular, comprehensive insight into this extraordinary, outlandish bird, chronicling its behaviour, history and habitat as well as its effect on our culture Featuring many striking illustrations drawn from nature and culture, Ostrich will appeal to all those interested in birds and the natural world, as well as anyone who follows fashion, art or ancient history.Edgar Williams is Reader in Physiology at the University of Glamorgan, Wales He is author of Giraffe Reaktion, 2011.
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Title: ↠ Ostrich || ☆ PDF Read by Â Edgar Williams