Coyote America

Written By Dan Flores
Coyote America
  • Publsiher : Basic Books
  • Release : 05 September 2017
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 36 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Coyote America written by Dan Flores which was release on 05 September 2017, this book published by Basic Books. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Legends don't come close to capturing the incredible story of the coyote. In the face of centuries of annihilation campaigns that employed gases, helicopters, and engineered epidemics, coyotes didn't just survive, they thrived; expanding across the continent from Alaska to New York. In the war between humans and coyotes, coyotes have won, hands-down. Coyote America is the illuminating five million-year biography of this extraordinary animal, from its origins to its apotheosis. It is one of the great epics of our time.

Coyote America

Coyote America
  • Author : Dan Flores
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2017-09-05
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : Legends don't come close to capturing the incredible story of the coyote. In the face of centuries of annihilation campaigns that employed gases, helicopters, and engineered epidemics, coyotes didn't just survive, they thrived; expanding across the continent from Alaska to New York. In the war between humans and coyotes, coyotes ...

Coyote America

Coyote America
  • Author : Dan Flores
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : The New York Times best-selling account of how coyotes--long the target of an extermination policy--spread to every corner of the United States Finalist for thePEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award "A masterly synthesis of scientific research and personal observation."-Wall Street Journal Legends don't come close to capturing ...

The Way of Coyote

The Way of Coyote
  • Author : Gavin Van Horn
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-05
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : A hiking trail through majestic mountains. A raw, unpeopled wilderness stretching as far as the eye can see. These are the settings we associate with our most famous books about nature. But Gavin Van Horn isn’t most nature writers. He lives and works not in some perfectly remote cabin ...

I Am Coyote

I Am Coyote
  • Author : Geri Vistein
  • Publisher : Tilbury House Publishers and Cadent Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-10-09
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : Coyote is three years old when she leaves her family in Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario and embarks on a 500-mile odyssey eastward in search of a territory of her own and a mate to share it with. Journeying by night through the dead of winter, she endures extreme cold, ...

Ignoring Nature No More

Ignoring Nature No More
  • Author : Marc Bekoff
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-01
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : For far too long humans have been ignoring nature. As the most dominant, overproducing, overconsuming, big-brained, big-footed, arrogant, and invasive species ever known, we are wrecking the planet at an unprecedented rate. And while science is important to our understanding of the impact we have on our environment, it alone ...

Textualization of Oral Epics

Textualization of Oral Epics
  • Author : Lauri Honko,Professor of Folkloristics and Comparative Religion University of Turku Research Professor Lauri Honko
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 390
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : TRENDS IN LINGUISTICS is a series of books that open new perspectives in our understanding of language. The series publishes state-of-the-art work on core areas of linguistics across theoretical frameworks, as well as studies that provide new insights by approaching language from an interdisciplinary perspective. TRENDS IN LINGUISTICS considers itself ...

Peterson Field Guide to Finding Mammals in North America

Peterson Field Guide to Finding Mammals in North America
  • Author : Vladimir Dinets
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2015-04-28
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : A guide to finding and observing 420 species of North American mammals, including the art of mammal watching, the best locations, and a species-finding guide....

Coyote Moon

Coyote Moon
  • Author : Maria Gianferrari,Bagram Ibatoulline
  • Publisher : Roaring Brook Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-19
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : A howl in the night. A watchful eye in the darkness. A flutter of movement among the trees. Coyotes. In the dark of the night, a mother coyote stalks prey to feed her hungry pups. Her hunt takes her through a suburban town, where she encounters a mouse, a rabbit, ...

Myths Legends and Folktales of America

Myths  Legends  and Folktales of America
  • Author : David Adams Leeming,Jake Page
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 221
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : From the legend of Paul Bunyan to the icon of Uncle Sam, a unique collection of America's great myths and legends includes excerpts from primary material and an analysis of how immigrants assimilated to American folklore....

A Guide to the Carnivores of Central America

A Guide to the Carnivores of Central America
  • Author : Carlos L. de la Rosa,Claudia C. Nocke
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release Date : 2010-06-28
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : Carnivores such as pumas, jaguars, and ocelots have roamed the neotropical forests of Central America for millennia. Enshrined in the myths of the ancient Maya, they still inspire awe in the region's current inhabitants, as well as in the ecotourists and researchers who come to experience Central America's diverse and ...

The Coyote

The Coyote
  • Author : Joanne Mattern
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 48
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : Details the characteristics, habitats, and life cycle of the coyote. Includes photo diagram....

The Green Depression

The Green Depression
  • Author : Matthew M. Lambert
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release Date : 2020-10-15
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : Dust storms. Flooding. The fear of nuclear fallout. While literary critics associate authors of the 1930s and ’40s with leftist political and economic thought, they often ignore concern in the period’s literary and cultural works with major environmental crises. To fill this gap in scholarship, author Matthew M. Lambert ...

A Coyote Reader

A Coyote Reader
  • Author : William Bright
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1993-03-10
  • Total pages : 202
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : A collection of stories and poems from both traditional Native American tales and modern American writing that show Coyote in roles that range from a divine archetype to an outlaw....

How to Track a Coyote

How to Track a Coyote
  • Author : Norman D. Graubart
  • Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
  • Release Date : 2014-12-15
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : Coyotes are common animals in many parts of the United States, and one of the best ways to learn about them is to look at their poop. Readers discover how important coyote poop is, and they learn fun facts about these animals along the way. Detailed photographs of coyotes and ...

Coyote

Coyote
  • Author : Catherine Reid
  • Publisher : HMH
  • Release Date : 2005-11-09
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780465093724
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Summary : A “beautifully written” tribute to this tenacious and much-misunderstood creature of the wild (Bill McKibben). When Catherine Reid returned to the Berkshires to live after decades away, she became fascinated by another recent arrival: the eastern coyote. This species, which shares some lineage with the wolf, exhibits remarkable adaptability and ...