Powered by

Falconry - Its Influence on Biodiversity And Cultural Heritage in Poland And Across Europe

0,01 € 0,00 €
Product Code: FPaE
To get a copy we ask You to donate to Polish Pereg*

Falconry - Its Influence on Biodiversity And Cultural Heritage in Poland And Across Europe Summary

The book is free of charge
To get a copy we ask You to donate to Polish Peregrine Project and cover the p&p costs 

This publication is based on the materials from an international scientific conference titled: “Falconry – its influence on biodiversity and cultural heritage in Poland and across Europe / Sokolnictwo  – wpływ na bioróżnorodność i dziedzictwo kulturowe w Polsce i w Europie” Supraśl, 16–17 October 2015.
Action implemented within the “Ecological Education Centre of the Podlaskie Museum – Falconry Centre”, co-financed by the Operational Programme: The protection of the biological diversity and ecosystems within the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area for 2009–2014.
EEA Funds
20 articles and 3 reports, 345 pages, hardcover
Published by:
Muzeum Podlaskie w Białymstoku
Instytucja Kultury Województwa Podlaskiego

ISBN 978–83–87026–59–2



  • Janusz Sielicki Falconry as a biodiversity conservation tool
  • Vladimir M. Galushin, Alexander G. Sorokin Large Falcons in Northern Eurasia: recent population trends and conservation status
  • Sławomir Sielicki, Janusz Sielicki The restoration of the Peregrine Falcon in Poland in 1990–2015 and the falconry
  • Alena Lustina Hunting limitations aimed at preserving biodiversity in Belarus from the earliest times until the 19th century


  • Andrei V. Zinoviev Early Falconry In Russia: Recent Finds In Novgorod the Great And Tver
  • Agnieszka Samsonowicz Falconry in Medieval Poland
  • Cezary Tryk Falkenfang – Falcon Trapping in 15–16th century Prussia
  • Toma Zarankaitė Falconry in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the 15th–16th centuries
  • Sviatlana Kul-Sialverstava Hunting and natural resources described in estate and crown lands (starostw) inventories in Belarus and Lithuania in the 16–18th century
  • Natalino Fenech Raptors and falconry in Malta: culture, history and conservation
  • Leor Jacobi The Rabbis on the hunt: from Palestine to Poland
  • Atef Jenhani The Cultural heritage of falconry on Cap Bon (Tunisia). Brief history
  • Bogdan Burliga Subici potestati hominum: Falconry as an Exercise in Spiritual (and Social) Snobbery in the “De arte venandi cum avibus” by the Emperor Frederick II
  • Marlena Wilczak The Position of Mateusz Cygańskis “Myślistwo ptasze” [„Bird hunting”] in Old Polish Literature and its influence on the development of ornithology
  • Piotr Gołdyn The theme and symbolism of the falcon in heraldry. An outline
  • Aliaksei Biletski Veterinarian training and developments in the study of biodiversity at the turn of the 18–19th century in the area of Grodno
  • Daria Misiak Representation of owls in Polish folklore


  • Ewa Łukaszyk A falconry lesson. The experience of introducing falconry into a transdisciplinary curriculum of studies
  • Artur Gaweł Ecological Education Centre of the Podlaskie Museum – Falconry Centre as the Museums novel practice in environmental education
  • Iwona Lewkowicz Nature in preschool education


  • Elisabeth Leix A view on falconry and education in Europe
  • Nicola Dixon School Links Programme: using falconry & falcon conservation to instigate international links between schools
  • Jevgeni Shergalin Interviewing Old Falconers – one of the projects of Falconry Heritage Trust


Customer Reviews

No Reviews Posted Yet - be the first!(write review)
Pay with PaypalPay with MoneyBookers
Ready made online stores for FREE! More Info freewebstore
Report this Store
Are you concerned about the security of this store? Please contact our security team via security@freewebstore.com
Is this store safe?
eCommerce Websites
Freewebstore, providing eCommerce for everyone. Visit us today and create your very own eCommerce store - FOR FREE
Visit freewebstore.com
Are you the Store Owner?
You can remove this banner and have access to our fantastic premium features by upgrading your online store.
Learn More