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Because the Cat Purrs : How We Relate to Other Species and Why it Matters.

Author: Janet Lembke
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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""A new book by Janet Lembke is always a cause for celebration.""?Sue Hubbell We share our lives, for better or worse, with a multitude of animals, white-tailed deer and white-tailed eagles, hens and wrens, frogs and guppies, and, last but hardly least, bugs and bacteria. For the most part, we drift along separately, with neither man nor animal affecting the other's way of life. Sometimes, however, we fall in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lembke, Janet.
Because the Cat Purrs : How We Relate to Other Species and Why it Matters.
New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Lembke
ISBN: 9781626369108 1626369100
OCLC Number: 855969264
Description: 1 online resource (265 pages)
Contents: Also by Janet Lembke; Title Page; Dedication; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Them and Us; ONE --
Sophie; TWO --
A Bird of Consequence; THREE --
Whitetails; FOUR --
The Woodcutters; FIVE --
The Inside Story; SIX --
Rascal; SEVEN --
A Bale of Chelonians; EIGHT --
Sparrow Crimes; NINE --
Melanodon's Children; TEN --
Red in Every Season; ELEVEN --
Big Beast; TWELVE --
The Mollusks in the Garden; THIRTEEN --
Mr. McGregor's Nemesis; FOURTEEN --
The Harlequins; FIFTEEN --
A Gift from a Ghost; Them and Us; Notes; Bibliography.
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""A new book by Janet Lembke is always a cause for celebration.""?Sue Hubbell We share our lives, for better or worse, with a multitude of animals, white-tailed deer and white-tailed eagles, hens and wrens, frogs and guppies, and, last but hardly least, bugs and bacteria. For the most part, we drift along separately, with neither man nor animal affecting the other's way of life. Sometimes, however, we fall in love?as in the case of the cat in the title?or otherwise encounter our animal neighbors in ways that change both of us. Lembke challenges her readers to consider the idea that a.

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