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Coyote America : a natural and supernatural history

Author: Dan L Flores
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book "is both an environmental and a deep natural history of the coyote. It traces both the five-million-year-long biological story of an animal that has become the wolf in our backyards, as well as its cultural evolution from a preeminent spot in Native American religions to the hapless foil of the Road Runner. A deeply American tale, the story of the coyote in the American West and beyond is a sort of  Read more...
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History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Flores, Dan L. (Dan Louie), 1948-
Coyote America.
New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2016]
(DLC) 2015043370
(OCoLC)920018258
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dan L Flores
ISBN: 9780465098538 0465098533
OCLC Number: 934628175
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 271 pages) : illustrations
Contents: American avatar --
Old man America --
Prairie wolf --
A war on wild things --
The archpredator of our time --
Morning in America --
Bright lights, big cities --
Coyote America --
Coyote consciousness.
Responsibility: Dan Flores.

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Longlisted for the PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award "The coyote should have been TIME Magazine's Person of the Year. This deeply engrossing study is part scientific, part mythological, Read more...

 
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