The Resource Coyote america : A Natural and Supernatural History., Dan Flores, (downloadable audiobook)

Coyote america : A Natural and Supernatural History., Dan Flores, (downloadable audiobook)

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Coyote america : A Natural and Supernatural History.
Title
Coyote america
Title remainder
A Natural and Supernatural History.
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Dan Flores
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eng
Summary
With its uncanny night howls, unrivaled ingenuity, and amazing resilience, the coyote is the stuff of legends. In Indian folktales it often appears as a deceptive trickster or a sly genius. But legends don't come close to capturing the incredible survival story of the coyote. As soon as Americans?especially white Americans?began ranching and herding in the West, they began working to destroy the coyote. Despite campaigns of annihilation employing poisons, gases, helicopters, and engineered epidemics, coyotes didn't just survive, they thrived, expanding across the continent from Anchorage, Alaska, to New York's Central Park. In the war between humans and coyotes, coyotes have won hands-down.Coyote America is both an environmental and a deep natural history of the coyote. It traces both the five-million-year-long biological story of an animal that has become the "wolf" in our backyards, as well as its cultural evolution from a preeminent spot in Native American religions to the hapless foil of the Road Runner. A deeply American tale, the story of the coyote in the American West and beyond is a sort of Manifest Destiny in reverse, with a pioneering hero whose career holds up an uncanny mirror to the successes and failures of American expansionism.An illuminating biography of this extraordinary animal, Coyote America isn't just the story of an animal's survival?it is one of the great epics of our time
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Flores, Dan
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Narrator: Elijah Alexander
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Coyote america : A Natural and Supernatural History., Dan Flores, (downloadable audiobook)
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100726&titleID=2963278
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Unabridged
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (10 audio files)
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electronic
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9781504795968
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Label
Coyote america : A Natural and Supernatural History., Dan Flores, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100726&titleID=2963278
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (10 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504795968
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
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  • s
  • c
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digital
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6ac1b9af-d907-471e-af97-9cf4d949bcd7
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sound
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digital recording
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  • remote
  • other
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unknown
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  • ODN0002963278
  • 2892984
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 249470 KB)
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