This original, frequently astounding book is a trove of knowledge and lore about everything from the chicken's biology and behavior to its place in legend and mythology. It includes lively discussions of the chicken's role in literature and history, its medicinal uses, the basics of the backyard coop, recipes, and much more.

Chicken Book 2000, University of Georgia Press, Athens

ISBN-13: 9780820322131

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The Chicken Book 1982, Farrar Straus Giroux

ISBN-13: 9780865470675

Unabridged

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The Chicken Book 1975, Little Brown and Company

ISBN-13: 9780316801515

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