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Return of the gar

Author: Mark Spitzer
Publisher: Denton, Texas : University of North Texas Press, 2015.
Series: Southwestern nature writing series, no. 3.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Edition:firstView all editions and formats
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A sequel to the author's Seasons of the gar (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2010).

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Spitzer, Mark.
Return of the Gar.
Denton : University of North Texas Press, ©2015
Named Person: Mark Spitzer
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Spitzer
ISBN: 9781574416077 1574416073
OCLC Number: 905564350
Notes: Autobiographical.
A sequel to the author's Seasons of the gar (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2010).
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction --
The gar returns --
The spawn and beyond: a metaphor for sustaining biodiversity as the deepwater horizon spews into the sea --
Gar vs. sewage: a tragedy of waste --
Finding Judas: the true meaning of "fishing support" --
Enter the next generation --
Gar rodeo in the Cajun swamp: judge not, lest y'all be judged yourself! --
Bromancing the gar: in pursuit of Trinity River seven-footers --
After the Florida gar: navigating the glades of "deep connectivity" --
First-world problems in third-world countries: trolling for tropical gar --
Thailand's lake-monster fisheries: investigating gator gar and arapaima --
Long live the pejelagarto! a culture of aquaculture thriving in Mexico --
Conclusion --
Return of the gar --
Garpendix --
List of illustrations.
Series Title: Southwestern nature writing series, no. 3.
Responsibility: Mark Spitzer.

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"In the tradition of activists who speak up for those without a voice, Spitzer is on a crusade to save the gar. He's also going to have some fun while doing so. . . . a pleasure to read."--Susan Read more...

 
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