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The Resource Zoo story : life in the garden of captives, Thomas French

Zoo story : life in the garden of captives, Thomas French

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Zoo story : life in the garden of captives
Title
Zoo story
Title remainder
life in the garden of captives
Statement of responsibility
Thomas French
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on six years of research, behind the scenes at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo. A dramatic and moving true story of seduction and betrayal, exile and loss, and the limits of freedom on an overcrowded planet-- all framed inside one zoo reinventing itself for the twenty-first century
Summary
Discusses a behind-the-scenes account of Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo, including the stories of the individual animals kept there, the politics behind the zoo's administration, and the balance of wildlife conservation and capitalism
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
356880
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
French, Thomas
Dewey number
590.73
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lowry Park Zoo
  • Zoos
Target audience
adult
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life in the garden of captives
Label
Zoo story : life in the garden of captives, Thomas French
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-288)
Contents
The new world -- The audacity of creation -- Night delivery -- Siren song -- Royalty -- Cold-blooded -- Frontier -- Berlin boys -- Mating -- The human exhibit -- City and forest -- Undertow -- Freedom -- Conspiracy theory -- Winning -- Not winning -- Cull -- Epilogue: Dusk
Control code
ocn456181029
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781401323462
System control number
(OCoLC)456181029
Label
Zoo story : life in the garden of captives, Thomas French
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-288)
Contents
The new world -- The audacity of creation -- Night delivery -- Siren song -- Royalty -- Cold-blooded -- Frontier -- Berlin boys -- Mating -- The human exhibit -- City and forest -- Undertow -- Freedom -- Conspiracy theory -- Winning -- Not winning -- Cull -- Epilogue: Dusk
Control code
ocn456181029
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781401323462
System control number
(OCoLC)456181029

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