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Mean and lowly things : snakes, science, and survival in the Congo

Author: Kate Jackson
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In 2005, the author ventured into the remote swamp forests of the northern Congo to collect reptiles and amphibians. Her camping equipment was rudimentary. She never imagined the physical and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Anecdotes
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jackson, Kate.
Mean and lowly things.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007041327
Named Person: Kate Jackson; Kate Jackson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Jackson
OCLC Number: 748902810
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 8 août 2011).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Kate Jackson.

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As a travel book, Kate Jackson's account of snake collecting in the tropics is both humorous and dramatic...As an account of biological fieldwork under trying conditions, however, Jackson's book is Read more...

 
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