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Author: Philip Armstrong
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 2016. ©2016
Series: Animal (Reaktion Books)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Philip Armstrong traces the natural and cultural history of both the wild and domestic species of Ovis, from the Old World mouflon to the cannibal sheep of Thomas More's Utopia, to Dolly the cloned ewe and the sheep-human hybrids of Haruki Murakami."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Armstrong, Philip, 1967-
Sheep.
London, UK : Reaktion Books Ltd, 2016
(OCoLC)920718507
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Armstrong
ISBN: 9781780236261 1780236263
OCLC Number: 949988578
Description: 1 online resource (200 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Sheepishness --
How sheep became --
Ancient yarns --
A sheep-shaped world --
Little lamb, who made thee? --
Sheepliness.
Series Title: Animal (Reaktion Books)
Responsibility: Philip Armstrong.

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"Philip Armstrong traces the natural and cultural history of both the wild and domestic species of Ovis, from the Old World mouflon to the cannibal sheep of Thomas More's Utopia, to Dolly the cloned ewe and the sheep-human hybrids of Haruki Murakami."--Page 4 of cover.

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