A most delightful and historical account and first-hand insight of the state of the natural world, particularly birds, in Mexico in the late 1940s.”--Jesús G. Franco Pizaña, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
(Jesús G. Franco Pizaña, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department)
About the Author
DOROTHY CHAPMAN SAUNDERS earned a Ph.D. in botany at the University of Michigan in 1937. During World War II, she worked in Latin America for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, where she met and married George Saunders. She later accompanied her husband on field trips as an unpaid researcher. She died in 2002.