Cattle: An Informal Social History

An Informed Social History
Ivan R Dee, Inc (Verlag)
  • erschienen am 22. August 2001
  • Buch
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  • Hardcover
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  • 321 Seiten
978-1-56663-388-8 (ISBN)
An informal social history-rich and surprising-of the centuries old relationship between cows and humans. A far from humdrum book-it will open even jaundiced eyes. -Larry McMurtry
  • Englisch
  • Chicago
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  • USA
  • Höhe: 238 mm
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  • Breite: 160 mm
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  • Dicke: 31 mm
  • 671 gr
978-1-56663-388-8 (9781566633888)
1-56663-388-5 (1566633885)
With this book in hand we no longer have to search encyclopedias and extract hunks of material on cattle ranching. * Buckskin Bulletin * Entertaining and informative...readers learn more than they ever imagined wanting to know about cattle, but not more than they should. -- Danise Hoover * Booklist * This is the first book of its kind and well deserves to be widely read. -- Samuel S. Epstein, M.D., School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago Balanced, intelligent, and seasoned with telling anecdotes. -- Linda M. Hasselstrom, author of <I>Windbreak: A Woman Rancher on the Northern Plains<I> Far from a humdrum book about cows, this book will open even jaundiced eyes. -- Larry McMurtry A wholly wonderful essay! -- Guy Davenport * Harpers Wine & Spirit * The author has written a most interesting factual, well-documented book on cattle history. * Journal of the West * A provocative discussion that is bound to engage readers from outside academic circles. -- Julia H. Haggerty * H-Net: Humanities and Social Science Reviews Online *

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