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The Resource Monster of God : the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind, by David Quammen

Monster of God : the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind, by David Quammen

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Monster of God : the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind
Title
Monster of God
Title remainder
the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind
Statement of responsibility
by David Quammen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author laments the decline of the big predators--animals that are capable of stalking and killing humans--wondering how our psyches will be affected when the last of these creatures is safely ensconced in a zoo
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2004.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2003.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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155535
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Quammen, David
Dewey number
591.65
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Dangerous animals
  • Predatory animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Endangered species
Target audience
adult
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the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind
Label
Monster of God : the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind, by David Quammen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 451-479) and index
Control code
ocm52041418
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
515 p.
Isbn
9780393051407
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003007812
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADK-4528
Label
Monster of God : the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind, by David Quammen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 451-479) and index
Control code
ocm52041418
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
515 p.
Isbn
9780393051407
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003007812
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADK-4528

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