Swamplife : people, gators, and mangroves entangled in the Everglades (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Swamplife : people, gators, and mangroves entangled in the Everglades

Author: Laura A Ogden
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Univ. of Minnesota Press, 2011.
Series: A Quadrant book
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Alligator hunters, mangroves, and the (mis)adventures of the Ashley Gang in the Florida Everglades.


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laura A Ogden
ISBN: 9780816670260 0816670269 9780816670277 0816670277
OCLC Number: 918443886
Description: XIV, 185 Seiten : Illustrationen, Karten.
Contents: Map of Southern Florida and the Greater Everglades WatershedMap of Everglades National ParkAcknowledgments1. The Florida Everglades: An Entangled LandscapeThe Queen of the Everglades2. Landscape Ethnography and the Politics of NatureThe Notorious Ashley Gang3. Earth, Fire and Flesh: Territorial RefrainsThe Theatrics of Everglades Outlaws4. The Travels of Snakes, Mangroves, and MenThe Gang Vanishes into the Mysterious Swamp5. Searching for Paradise in the Florida EvergladesThe Story Doesn't End with the Ambush on the Sebastian River Bridge6. Alligator Conservation, Commodities, and Tactics of SubversionEpilogue. The Bill Ashley Jungles: Trace Impressions of a Forgotten LandscapeNotesIndex
Series Title: A Quadrant book
Responsibility: Laura A. Ogden.
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"Tangled swamps; alligator hunters; outlaws: Here is a multi-species ethnography that is really fun to read. The book just asks to be taught." -Anna Tsing, author of Friction: An Ethnography of Read more...

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