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The Resource Forbidden creatures : inside the world of animal smuggling and exotic pets, Peter Laufer

Forbidden creatures : inside the world of animal smuggling and exotic pets, Peter Laufer

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Forbidden creatures : inside the world of animal smuggling and exotic pets
Title
Forbidden creatures
Title remainder
inside the world of animal smuggling and exotic pets
Statement of responsibility
Peter Laufer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the economic and environmental impact of the exotic animal trade, from poachers and traders to breeders and pet owners
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
367217
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laufer, Peter
Dewey number
364.1/3367
Index
index present
LC call number
SK591
LC item number
.L38 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wild animal trade
  • Wildlife smuggling
  • Exotic animals
  • Wild animal trade
  • Wildlife smuggling
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inside the world of animal smuggling and exotic pets
Label
Forbidden creatures : inside the world of animal smuggling and exotic pets, Peter Laufer
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-239) 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
From butterflies to big cats, great apes, and long snakes -- Unexpected mayhem : Travis attacks Charla Nash -- Monkey smuggler : survivalist Fran Ogren conspires with her daughter -- Federal case : the prosecutor and Gypsy Lawson's pet -- Attempted amnesty : Connecticut's animal control czar Susan Frechette tries to corral unwanted pets -- Stop cat sales : Tippi Hedren's second career -- Who belongs to whom? : philosophers Mark Rowlands and Peter Singer weigh in -- Crimes for pets : roller pigeons attract the Fish and Wildlife Service -- Chimps as children : Roberta and her apes -- Trapped together : Connie Casey and chimpanzee factory -- Travis's mother : gunned down -- Shambala : are wild things forever wild? -- Servals, spider monkeys, and zedonks : an exotic auction in Missouri -- Zeus by the side of the road : the myth of the white tiger -- Rampant trafficking : you can get anything you want -- A conscientious merchant : selling New World snakes in the Old World -- Florida's python plague : a snake seller's perspective -- Mark McCarthy's tigers : the best of a bad scenario -- No kissing the cats : the PETA girl and the cheetah lady -- An absurd infestation : the Everglades amok with pythons -- Macro problem, micro reality : snake hunters stalk the wild Florida pythons -- "I know it when I see it" : the old hippie and the professor try to define a pet -- Getting marked in Pahrump : Picasso the tiger sprays your correspondent from head to toe -- Good people : strange hobby -- We're all at least a little wild
Control code
ocn435418824
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 250 pages
Isbn
9781599219264
Lccn
2010011817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)435418824
Label
Forbidden creatures : inside the world of animal smuggling and exotic pets, Peter Laufer
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-239) 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
From butterflies to big cats, great apes, and long snakes -- Unexpected mayhem : Travis attacks Charla Nash -- Monkey smuggler : survivalist Fran Ogren conspires with her daughter -- Federal case : the prosecutor and Gypsy Lawson's pet -- Attempted amnesty : Connecticut's animal control czar Susan Frechette tries to corral unwanted pets -- Stop cat sales : Tippi Hedren's second career -- Who belongs to whom? : philosophers Mark Rowlands and Peter Singer weigh in -- Crimes for pets : roller pigeons attract the Fish and Wildlife Service -- Chimps as children : Roberta and her apes -- Trapped together : Connie Casey and chimpanzee factory -- Travis's mother : gunned down -- Shambala : are wild things forever wild? -- Servals, spider monkeys, and zedonks : an exotic auction in Missouri -- Zeus by the side of the road : the myth of the white tiger -- Rampant trafficking : you can get anything you want -- A conscientious merchant : selling New World snakes in the Old World -- Florida's python plague : a snake seller's perspective -- Mark McCarthy's tigers : the best of a bad scenario -- No kissing the cats : the PETA girl and the cheetah lady -- An absurd infestation : the Everglades amok with pythons -- Macro problem, micro reality : snake hunters stalk the wild Florida pythons -- "I know it when I see it" : the old hippie and the professor try to define a pet -- Getting marked in Pahrump : Picasso the tiger sprays your correspondent from head to toe -- Good people : strange hobby -- We're all at least a little wild
Control code
ocn435418824
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 250 pages
Isbn
9781599219264
Lccn
2010011817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)435418824

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