skip to content
Sailing with Noah : stories from the world of zoos Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Sailing with Noah : stories from the world of zoos

Author: Jeffrey P Bonner
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"An intensely personal, behind-the-scenes look at modern zoos, written in a lively, accessible style. Through a variety of true stories, some funny, some sad, occurring in different cities and on different continents, Bonner describes the changing role of zoos and argues that conservation is the shared responsibility of all mankind"--Provided by publisher.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bonner, Jeffrey P.
Sailing with Noah.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2006
(DLC) 2005031401
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey P Bonner
ISBN: 9780826265142 0826265146
OCLC Number: 228144016
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 309 p.) : ill. (some col.)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Escargot, anyone? --
Ironkids bread --
The tragedy in Philadelphia and the miracle in Chicago --
When a butterfly sneezes --
The telemetric egg --
A virus among us --
Lions and tigers and bears --
Golden tamarins and ferrets with black feet --
Ralph Neds I have known --
Immaculate conception --
The stradivarius of birds --
We haven't lost anybody (yet) --
Skukuza --
The panda wars --
This would be a nice place--if it weren't for the visitors --
The problem with PETA --
Zoos of the future --
Sailing with Noah.
Responsibility: Jeffrey P. Bonner.

Abstract:

"An intensely personal, behind-the-scenes look at modern zoos, written in a lively, accessible style. Through a variety of true stories, some funny, some sad, occurring in different cities and on different continents, Bonner describes the changing role of zoos and argues that conservation is the shared responsibility of all mankind"--Provided by publisher.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/228144016>
library:oclcnum"228144016"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/228144016>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"SCIENCE--Life Sciences--Zoology--General."
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"NATURE--Animals--Wildlife."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"NATURE--Animals--General."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:author
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:copyrightYear"2006"
schema:datePublished"2006"
schema:description""An intensely personal, behind-the-scenes look at modern zoos, written in a lively, accessible style. Through a variety of true stories, some funny, some sad, occurring in different cities and on different continents, Bonner describes the changing role of zoos and argues that conservation is the shared responsibility of all mankind"--Provided by publisher."
schema:description"Escargot, anyone? -- Ironkids bread -- The tragedy in Philadelphia and the miracle in Chicago -- When a butterfly sneezes -- The telemetric egg -- A virus among us -- Lions and tigers and bears -- Golden tamarins and ferrets with black feet -- Ralph Neds I have known -- Immaculate conception -- The stradivarius of birds -- We haven't lost anybody (yet) -- Skukuza -- The panda wars -- This would be a nice place--if it weren't for the visitors -- The problem with PETA -- Zoos of the future -- Sailing with Noah."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/794030186>
schema:genre"Anecdotes."
schema:genre"Anecdotes"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Sailing with Noah stories from the world of zoos"
schema:numberOfPages"309"
schema:publisher
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"University of Missouri Press"
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=173643>
schema:url<http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={DDE8119A-70E9-42B3-9D10-68BE73973AA0}&Format=410>
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/10155100>
schema:url<http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={DDE8119A-70E9-42B3-9D10-68BE73973AA0}&Format=610>
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.