Monthly Archives: November 1999

Bokonbayeva Journal; God of Birds, but Scourge of Foxes and Badgers – New York Times

Bokonbayeva Journal; God of Birds, but Scourge of Foxes and Badgers – New York Times

BOKONBAYEVA, Kyrgyzstan — The fiercest and most successful hunter in these parts, heir to a tradition that stretches back many centuries, does not use a rifle or a bow and arrow. His weapon is a magnificent golden eagle who is also his intimate friend.

http://www.nytimes.com/1999/11/04/world/bokonbayeva-journal-god-of-birds-but-scourge-of-foxes-and-badgers.html?ref=stephen_kinzer
04/11/1999