Animals Strike Curious Poses

Author: Elena Passarello
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473549493
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Here are the starling that inspired Mozart with its song, Darwin’s tortoise Harriet, and in an extraordinary essay, Jumbo the elephant (and how they tried to electrocute him).

Animals Strike Curious Poses

Author: Elena Passarello
Publisher: Sarabande Books
ISBN: 1941411401
Size: 26.12 MB
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Beginning with Yuka, a 39,000-year-old mummified woolly mammoth recently found in the Siberian permafrost, each of the sixteen essays in Animals Strike Curious Poses investigates a different famous animal named and immortalized by humans.

Animals Strike Curious Poses

Author: Elena Passarello
ISBN: 9781941411391
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With exuberant wit, Elena Passarello casts her gaze on famous historical animals, crafting an essay collection organized as medieval bestiary.

One With The Tiger

Author: Steven Church
Publisher: Soft Skull Press
ISBN: 1619028573
Size: 34.65 MB
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I wanted to be at one with the tiger.” One with The Tiger: On Savagery and Intimacy uses David’s story, and other moments of violent encounters between humans and predators, to explore the line between human and animal.

Thunder Boy Jr

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0316271063
Size: 40.41 MB
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Thunder Boy Jr. is named after his dad, but he wants a name that's all his own.

Representing Animals

Author: Nigel Rothfels
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253109590
Size: 10.67 MB
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The book includes topics such as pet cloning, fox hunting, animatronic characters, and how we displace our fear of aging onto our dogs.

Let Me Clear My Throat

Author: Elena Passarello
Publisher: Sarabande Books
ISBN: 1936747502
Size: 75.13 MB
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A rollicking, wide-reaching annotated soundtrack of pop stars, phone psychics, Elvis impersonators, and other marvels of the human voice.

It S Up To The Women

Author: Eleanor Roosevelt
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1568585950
Size: 38.60 MB
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Whether it's the recommendation that working women take time for themselves in order to fully enjoy time spent with their families, recipes for cheap but wholesome home-cooked meals, or America's obligation to women as they take a leading ...

Clever As A Fox

Author: Sonja Ingrid Yoerg
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674008700
Size: 79.70 MB
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A study of animal intelligence reevaluates humankind's complex relationship with animals, explaining how we define and measure how animals learn, and why we have decided that some animals are smarter than others.

The Red Hourglass

Author: Gordon Grice
Publisher: Delta
ISBN: 0307568148
Size: 16.49 MB
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These are among the deadly feats of natural engineering you'll witness in The Red Hourglass, prize-winning author Gordon Grice's masterful, poetic, often dryly funny exploration of predators he has encountered around his rural Oklahoma home ...