Owls attacking humans

To: "jon wren" <>
Subject: Owls attacking humans
From: Peter Woodall <>
Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2000 13:21:36 +1000
At 19:52 14/06/2000 PDT, you wrote:
>Gooday all,
>Didn't a British birdo write a book titled "An eye for a bird".
>I cannot recall the author but believe he lost his eye during a nest 
>recording visit at an Owls nest in England. He then went on to do a great 
>deal of work on that bird family.
>Jon Wren

Hi Jon and others

I believe it was Eric Hosking,
who was a very well known bird photographer.


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