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The Resource Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel

Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel

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Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm
Title
Between man and beast
Title remainder
an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm
Statement of responsibility
Monte Reel
Title variation
Man and beast
Title variation remainder
an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An ... adventure tale of a young man who emerged from the jungles of Africa with evidence of a mysterious, still-mythical beast-- the gorilla--only to stumble straight into the center of the biggest debate of the day: Darwin's theory of evolution"--Dust jacket flap
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10171502
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Reel, Monte
Dewey number
916.72104/23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT356.D88
LC item number
R44 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Du Chaillu, Paul B.
  • Explorers
  • Hunters
  • Gorilla
  • Gabon
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm
Label
Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fever dreams
  • Between men and apes
  • Maps and legends
  • A lion in London
  • The man-eaters
  • D.O.A
  • Spirit of the damned
  • Origins
  • In the city of wonders
  • Fighting words
  • Destiny
  • The boulevard of broken dreams
  • The inner circle
  • The unveiling
  • The great white hunter
  • Into the whirlwind
  • Three motives
  • The gorilla war
  • The squire's gambit
  • The gorilla in the pulpit
  • Mrs. Grundy and the cannibal club
  • A new obsession
  • "Evidence of a spurious origin"
  • Shadows of the past
  • Black and white
  • The imposters
  • Shortcuts to glory
  • The wager
  • The reinvention
  • Damaged goods
  • The boldest venture
  • The armies of the plague
  • Hanno's wake
  • Running for their lives
  • The jury of his peers
  • Accidental victories
  • The explorer
  • No-Man's-Land
  • Drawing lines
  • American dreams
  • To slide into brutish immorality
  • An awkward homecoming
  • "Unfriends"
Control code
911452
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 331 pages
Isbn
9780385534222
Lccn
2012014075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780385534222
Label
Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fever dreams
  • Between men and apes
  • Maps and legends
  • A lion in London
  • The man-eaters
  • D.O.A
  • Spirit of the damned
  • Origins
  • In the city of wonders
  • Fighting words
  • Destiny
  • The boulevard of broken dreams
  • The inner circle
  • The unveiling
  • The great white hunter
  • Into the whirlwind
  • Three motives
  • The gorilla war
  • The squire's gambit
  • The gorilla in the pulpit
  • Mrs. Grundy and the cannibal club
  • A new obsession
  • "Evidence of a spurious origin"
  • Shadows of the past
  • Black and white
  • The imposters
  • Shortcuts to glory
  • The wager
  • The reinvention
  • Damaged goods
  • The boldest venture
  • The armies of the plague
  • Hanno's wake
  • Running for their lives
  • The jury of his peers
  • Accidental victories
  • The explorer
  • No-Man's-Land
  • Drawing lines
  • American dreams
  • To slide into brutish immorality
  • An awkward homecoming
  • "Unfriends"
Control code
911452
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 331 pages
Isbn
9780385534222
Lccn
2012014075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780385534222

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