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The book of deadly animals

Author: Gordon Grice
Publisher: London : Viking, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on an enormous host of true encounters between man and beast, this book presents a compendium of animal attacks on human beings. With mordant wit and expert timing, the author provides the readers with a journey to the dark side of the animal kingdom and a celebration of its humbling, savage glory.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Grice
ISBN: 9780670919673 0670919675 9780670921225 067092122X 9780241951293 0241951291
OCLC Number: 751735370
Description: xxiv, 382 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Gordon Grice.

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This book is the serious, adult, hardback equivalent of that splendid programme [Deadly 60] ... a work of mountainous, vertiginous research, a 350-page volume in which scarcely a word is wasted. This Read more...

 
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