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The Resource The fair chase : the epic story of hunting in America, Philip Dray

The fair chase : the epic story of hunting in America, Philip Dray

Label
The fair chase : the epic story of hunting in America
Title
The fair chase
Title remainder
the epic story of hunting in America
Statement of responsibility
Philip Dray
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the history of hunting in the United States, describing how the pastime transformed from a frontier necessity to a way to reconnect urban Americans with nature in the nineteenth century
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dray, Philip
Dewey number
639/.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SK41
LC item number
.D73 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hunting
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The fair chase : the epic story of hunting in America, Philip Dray
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: The nature of the beast -- The prophet -- When good Queen Bess met Daniel Boone -- "Let us have more hunters" -- Hunters go west -- Forest and stream -- Arming the hunters -- Sportsman's paradise -- Buffalo Bill, Custer, and Texas Jack -- The new type of goodness -- "Times have changed, and we must change also" -- What is nature, what is man? -- The trophic crusade -- the guns of autumn -- Epilogue: A complex inheritance
Control code
on1003306307
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 396 pages
Isbn
9780465061723
Lccn
2018005078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
799.2 D797 ; XX-N ; [A17BP140, #18, 3@32.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1003306307
  • (OCoLC)1003306307
Label
The fair chase : the epic story of hunting in America, Philip Dray
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: The nature of the beast -- The prophet -- When good Queen Bess met Daniel Boone -- "Let us have more hunters" -- Hunters go west -- Forest and stream -- Arming the hunters -- Sportsman's paradise -- Buffalo Bill, Custer, and Texas Jack -- The new type of goodness -- "Times have changed, and we must change also" -- What is nature, what is man? -- The trophic crusade -- the guns of autumn -- Epilogue: A complex inheritance
Control code
on1003306307
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 396 pages
Isbn
9780465061723
Lccn
2018005078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
799.2 D797 ; XX-N ; [A17BP140, #18, 3@32.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1003306307
  • (OCoLC)1003306307

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