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The Resource Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer ; foreword by Richard Branson

Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer ; foreword by Richard Branson

Label
Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures
Title
Dreaming in turtle
Title remainder
a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures
Statement of responsibility
Peter Laufer ; foreword by Richard Branson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the ongoing challenges to today's endangered turtle populations, evaluating the global trade practices, limited supply and increasing demand in high-population world regions that have compromised conservation efforts
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10741685
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laufer, Peter
Dewey number
597.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL666.C5
LC item number
L38 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Turtles
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures
Label
Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer ; foreword by Richard Branson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The majestic turtle -- The timeless allure -- The voracious consumers -- The tawdry marketplaces -- The prodigious farms -- The illicit hunts -- The wiley smugglers -- The frustrated cops -- The pitiful casualties -- The conflicted public & the dedicated conservationists -- The imminent future -- Epilogue a call to action
Control code
on1040080673
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250128096
Lccn
2018026430
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1040080673
Label
Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer ; foreword by Richard Branson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The majestic turtle -- The timeless allure -- The voracious consumers -- The tawdry marketplaces -- The prodigious farms -- The illicit hunts -- The wiley smugglers -- The frustrated cops -- The pitiful casualties -- The conflicted public & the dedicated conservationists -- The imminent future -- Epilogue a call to action
Control code
on1040080673
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250128096
Lccn
2018026430
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1040080673

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