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Eel

Author: Richard Schweid
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 2009.
Series: Animal (Reaktion Books)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When pulled from the mud of creeks, ponds, rivers, or the sea, the eel, with its slick, snake-like body, emerges as an extremely mundane and even unappealing fish. But don't let the appearance fool you--the eel has been one of the world's favorite foods si.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schweid, Richard, 1946-
Eel.
London : Reaktion Books, 2009
(OCoLC)320828276
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Schweid
ISBN: 9781861897473 1861897472
OCLC Number: 671648528
Description: 1 online resource (184 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Contents: Eel Cover; Imprint page; Contents; Introduction; 1 The Eel Question; 2 Endangered Eel; 3 Classical Eel; 4 Puritans and Victorians; 5 Sniggling; 6 Cultured Eel, Cultural Eel; Timeline of the Eel; References; Select Bibliography; Associations and Websites; Acknowledgements; Photo Acknowledgements; Index.
Series Title: Animal (Reaktion Books)
Responsibility: Richard Schweid.

Abstract:

When pulled from the mud of creeks, ponds, rivers, or the sea, the eel, with its slick, snake-like body, emerges as an extremely mundane and even unappealing fish. But don't let the appearance fool you--the eel has been one of the world's favorite foods si.

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