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The International Journal of Falconry, Summer 2014

Contents: Memories of Frank Bond: Ralph Rogers (2), Editorial: Anthony Crosswell (6), President’s Message: Adrian Lombard (10), FACE Appoints New Secretary General: Adrian Lombard (15), Exotic Species & Hybrids in Falconry: Prof Matt Gage (18), The Five Falconers: Roger Upton (21), An extraordinary School: Pavol Michal (30), International Fund for Houbara Conservation: Saleh Al Baidani (32), North Africa Falconry: Chaouni Abdelhak (34), The Falcon Races: Mark Williams (38), Dave and the Bog: Bill Johnston (42), Messages From a Master Falconer: Patrick Paillat and Dick ten Bosch (46), Falconry in Russia: Dmitry Vinogradov (54), Ireland and the Sparrowhawk: Hilary White (58), News from Nairobi: Simon Thomsett (60), IAF At Salbuurun Eagle Festival 2013: Gary Timbrell (64), Workshop Report: Origin and Importance of Falconry until 1500 AD: Oliver Grimm and Ulrich Schmölcke (66), All Thailand Falconry Festival 2014 (69), Roger Upton, UAE Award: Mark Upton (70), Releasing ex-Falconry Birds: Janusz Sielicki (72), Raptor Nutrition: NA Forbes (74), Remembrances of Vic Hardaswick: Bill Johnston (82). Go to the translatable text +

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The International Journal of Falconry, Summer 2013

Contents: IAF AGM Auction Raffle (3), Editorial – Anthony Crosswell (4), IAF President’s message – Adrian Lombard (8), UNESCO draft decision (12), IAF AGM Meeting 2012 – Mohammed Al Bowardi (13), Falconers in Valkenswaard and Royal Falconry – JMP van Oorschot (14), World Falconry Day – Dr Javier Ceballos (20), Johan Kolman – artist (24), Portraits of Famous Falcons – Dick ten Bosch (26), Vervelle – Frits Kleyn (34), A Falconry Puzzle – Tony James (35), A Letter From The Recent Past – Dick ten Bosch (36), The Brussels Exhibition – Gary Timbrell (38), The High Flight – Patrick Morel (42), From the Vice President for Asia, Africa and Oceania – Bakyt Karnakbayev (46), Hawking the Wondrous Sagebrush Desolation – Sue and Dan Cecchini (49), Sandgrouse: the ultimate quarry – Patrick Morel (56), Sand grouse hawking in Africa – Mark Williams (61), The IAF: 2007-2012 – Frank Bond (66), IUCN World Conservation Congress 2012 – Keiya Nakajima (75), IAF and CMS – Janusz Sielicki (79), The Annotated Falcon – Christopher Reed (82). Download the Journal (PDF version) +
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The International Journal of Falconry, Summer 2012

Contents: Flying a Free Goshawk - Fernando Feás (2), Editorial - Anthony Crosswell (4), Legend of Tblisi, Georgia (7), Adrian Lombard - Presidential Candidate 2012 (8), Bohumil Straka - Presidential Candidate 2012 (12), IAF Presidents’ Message (16), Addressing the Problem of Electrocution - Adrian Lombard (20), Slovak History of Falconry Traditions - Laco Molnar (22), With Eagles in Slovakia - Gary Timbrell (25), The Eagle Hunters of Slovakia - Adrian Lombard (27), IAF AGM 2011, Falconry Festival and UNESCO (30), Falconry as Intangible Heritage - Ewa Łukaszyk (38), Ethics to Safeguard the Falconry Heritage - Dr Javier Ceballos (44), Le Fauconnerie de Francois de Saincte Aulaire - John Loft (50), The Stone Falcon - John Loft (51), Into the Mystic - Andy ‘Anderson’(52), One Man’s Attempts to Breed Merlins - Nick Wilkinson (54), Tree Nesting Peregrines in Poland - Janusz Sielicki (58), A Flight in the Company of a Wild Peregrine - Elisabeth Leix (60), Rescue Works for Japanese Birds of Prey - Keiya Nakajima (66), The Falconry and Cigar Makers Museum - Ben Mondelaars (70), The Lure of Falconry - Rijksmuseum(72), Obituaries: Timothy J Kimmel, Kinya Nakajima (74). Download the Journal (PDF version) +
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The International Journal of Falconry, Autumn 2011

Contents: Obituaries: Christian de Coune (2), Editor Forward - Anthony Crosswell (4), IAF President’s Message - Frank M. Bond (6), Red Grouse Hawking - Professor Matt Gage (11), Namaqua Sandgrouse - A Muller (22), A collection of memories - Jim Willmarth (26), The Worldwide Influence of the IAF (34) : The IAF: A UNESCO Recognised International Advisory - Frank M. Bond, UNESCO Session Photo Report - Bohumil Straka, Falconry: A Living Cultural Heritage - Dr Nick Fox, Intangible Cultural Heritage - Patrick Morel, European Parliamentary Presentation - Philippe Justeau, Report of COP10-CDB and Related Events - Keiya Nakajima (50), The Interactive Fair for Biodiversity - Keiya Nakajima(52), Traditional Turkish Sparrowhawking - Dogan Luke Smith (53), Tree Nesting Peregines in Europe - Januszs Sielicki (58), Report from Mexico 2011 - Juan Carlos Rojo (61)Download the Journal (PDF version) +

The International Journal of Falconry, Summer 2010

Contents: Editor Forward - Anthony Crosswell (3), 2010 IAF AGM (6), Genghis Khan and his falcon (7), The history of falconry in Ireland - Hilary White (14), Tree Nesting Peregrines - Janusz Sielicki (21), Patridge Hawking in Belgiu - Patrick Morel (24), The urban and suburban Grey Hawk - Julio Ernesto Perez Chávez (34), A few good flights - Alan Harvey (44), Falconry in Pakistan - Salman Ali and Rafey Arshad (51), The tradition of hunting with bird in Mongolia (56), Peregrine breeding sites in Hungary (66), Avian Malaria in UAE - Dr L Molnar (67), Wanted: Saker Falcons (70), The IAF at International Conferences - Christian de Coune (72), Falconers Comment - Patrick Morel and Matt Gage (78), Wild take in the US (79), An examination of attitudes towards taking birds of prey from the wild for the purposes of falconry in the UK - GSG Robertson, EJ Milner-Gulland, N Hanley and S Redpath (80), Obituary: Lou Woyce (89), Geospatial Pioneer Award(90), CHASA Presidents Award(91).Download the Journal (PDF version) +

The International Journal of Falconry, Spring 2009

Contents: Editor Forward - Anthony Crosswell (5), 2009 IAF AGM (7), UK IAF Report - Anthony Crosswell (10), Ecosse, Highlands 2008 - Patrick Morel (16), IAF AGM 2008, South Africa - Adrian Lombard (22), Traditional Japanese Falconry - Keiya Nakajima(28), Conservation Seminar, Japan - Keiya Nakajima (36), Falconer’s Patron Saints - Christian De Coune (42), Book Review (45), Falconry in Poland - Janusz Sielicki (46), Salukis: The thrill of the chase - Mohammed N. Al Khan (51), EC Wildlife Trade Regulations Stakeholder meeting - Christian de Coune (54), Foot Design - Roger Neilsen (58), Belgium News (61), Czech Restoration Program - Petr Zvolánek (63), When to let go - Steven Squires (68), FHT News - Jevgeni Shergallin (69), Russian Speaking Group publications - Jevgeni Shergallin
(70), Obituaries (71), Salburun 2008 Hunting Festival - Bakyt Karnakbayev (74).Download the Journal (PDF version) +