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Sheep of fools : --a song cycle for five voices

Author: Sue Coe; J A Brody; Monte Beauchamp
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Fantagraphics, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Fantagraphics books edView all editions and formats
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Describes the desperate and cruel economic phenomenon of 'live transport' (sheep being transported across oceans to be slaughtered), orchestrated by Sue Coe's powerful images. Coe's illustrations don't shy away from the brutality of her story, with images of sheep shearing, 'beast pillars and war mongering; sheep truck tip over on the highway, sheep and cattle are herded into tiny containers, ships burn and sink.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sue Coe; J A Brody; Monte Beauchamp
ISBN: 1560976608 9781560976608
OCLC Number: 86172639
Notes: "A Blab! picto-novelette."
Description: 32 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Sue Coe & Judith Brody.

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Describes the desperate and cruel economic phenomenon of 'live transport' (sheep being transported across oceans to be slaughtered), orchestrated by Sue Coe's powerful images. Coe's illustrations don't shy away from the brutality of her story, with images of sheep shearing, 'beast pillars and war mongering; sheep truck tip over on the highway, sheep and cattle are herded into tiny containers, ships burn and sink. Coe also gives accurate depictions of kosher/Muslim slaughter techniques, providing brutal insight into this little-known industry.

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