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The Resource Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer Ph.D. ; foreword by Richard Branson

Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer Ph.D. ; foreword by Richard Branson

Label
Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures
Title
Dreaming in turtle
Title remainder
a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures
Statement of responsibility
Peter Laufer Ph.D. ; foreword by Richard Branson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the ongoing challenges to endangered turtle populations, evaluating the global trade practices, limited supply, and increasing demand in high-population world regions that have compromised conservation efforts
Summary
Traces the ongoing challenges to today's endangered turtle populations, evaluating the global trade practices, limited supply and increasing demand in high-population world regions that have compromised conservation efforts
Storyline
Tone
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10741685
Cataloging source
PUL
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1950-
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Laufer, Peter
Dewey number
597.92
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
QL666.C5
LC item number
L38 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Turtles
  • Turtles
  • Turtles
Target audience
adult
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a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures
Label
Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer Ph.D. ; foreword by Richard Branson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: operating instructions for the journalist -- The majestic turtle -- The timeless allure -- The voracious consumers -- The tawdry marketplaces -- The prodigious farms -- The illicit hunts -- The wily smugglers -- The frustrated cops -- The pitiful casualties -- The conflicted public & the dedicated conservationists -- The imminent future -- Epilogue a call to action
Control code
on1040080673
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 290 pages
Isbn
9781250128096
Lccn
2018026430
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40028762959
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1040080673
Label
Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures, Peter Laufer Ph.D. ; foreword by Richard Branson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: operating instructions for the journalist -- The majestic turtle -- The timeless allure -- The voracious consumers -- The tawdry marketplaces -- The prodigious farms -- The illicit hunts -- The wily smugglers -- The frustrated cops -- The pitiful casualties -- The conflicted public & the dedicated conservationists -- The imminent future -- Epilogue a call to action
Control code
on1040080673
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 290 pages
Isbn
9781250128096
Lccn
2018026430
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40028762959
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1040080673

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