Scarlet experiment : birds and humans in America / Jeff Karnicky.
"Emily Dickinson's poem "Split the Lark" refers to the "scarlet experiment" by which scientists destroy a bird in order to learn more about it. Indeed, humans have killed hundreds of millions of birds--for science, fashion, curiosity, and myriad other reasons. In the Un...
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University of Nebraska Press,