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Animal attractions : nature on display in American zoos

Author: Elizabeth Hanson
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Examines the meaning of nature in the city by looking at the ways zoos have assembled and displayed their animal collections."--Cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hanson, Elizabeth, 1962-
Animal attractions.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2002
(DLC) 2001055198
(OCoLC)48383532
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Hanson
ISBN: 9780691186245 0691186243
OCLC Number: 1041857713
Description: 1 online resource (x, 243 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Animals in the landscape --
Who belongs in the zoo? --
The wild animal trade --
Zoo expeditions --
Natural settings --
Zoos old and new.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Hanson.
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"Examines the meaning of nature in the city by looking at the ways zoos have assembled and displayed their animal collections."--Cover.

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