Jeremy Mynott
Birds in the Ancient World

Pets and entertainments; indicators of weather and seasons; omens and intermediaries between the gods and humankind – birds have played myriad roles in culture over the centuries. Join Jeremy Mynott as he discusses his fascinating new book that highlights the ways that birds pervaded the ancient world and the similarities and often surprising differences between ancient conceptions of the natural world and our own.

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