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The Resource Prairie ghost : pronghorn and human interaction in early America, Richard E. McCabe, Bart W. O'Gara and Henry M. Reeves ; illustrated by Daniel P. Metz

Prairie ghost : pronghorn and human interaction in early America, Richard E. McCabe, Bart W. O'Gara and Henry M. Reeves ; illustrated by Daniel P. Metz

Label
Prairie ghost : pronghorn and human interaction in early America
Title
Prairie ghost
Title remainder
pronghorn and human interaction in early America
Statement of responsibility
Richard E. McCabe, Bart W. O'Gara and Henry M. Reeves ; illustrated by Daniel P. Metz
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
In this lavishly illustrated volume, Richard E. McCabe, Bart W. O'Gara and Henry M. Reeves explore the fascinating relationship of pronghorn with people in early America, from prehistoric evidence through the Battle of Little Bighorn in 1876. The only one of fourteen pronghorn-like genera to survive the great extinction brought on by human migration into North America, the pronghorn has a long and unique history of interaction with humans on the continent, a history that until now has largely remained unwritten. With nearly 150 black-and-white photographs, 16 pages of color illustrations, plu
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McCabe, Richard E
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Reeves, Henry M
  • O'Gara, Bart W
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  • Pronghorn
  • Human-animal relationships
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Pronghorn
  • North America
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Pronghorn
Label
Prairie ghost : pronghorn and human interaction in early America, Richard E. McCabe, Bart W. O'Gara and Henry M. Reeves ; illustrated by Daniel P. Metz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in print in 2004
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; PREHISTORY; The First People; Occupying North America; Means of Subsistence; Distribution of Pronghorn; Vulnerability to Hunting; Capturing Pronghorn; Quantifying Foods Used; Prehistoric Weapons; Artifacts; Burial Offerings; HISTORY; Spanish; French and English; Introduction of the Pronghorn to Science; Corps of Discovery; Indians of the West; The Coming of Horses; Bows and Arrows; Firearms; Aboriginal Hunting; Distribution, Processing and Transporting; Cooking and Preserving
  • Indian Uses of PronghornCaptive Pronghorn; Petroglyphs and Pictographs; Decoration; Clans, Societies and Kachinas; Spiritualism; Music; Orientation; Language; Trade; Near Demise of Bison; Near Demise of the People; Near Demise of Pronghorn; Prairie Wraith and the Genesis of Conservation; Appendices; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn855371329
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unknown
Edition
1st pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870819544
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780870819544
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22573/ctt45qp0v
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855371329
Label
Prairie ghost : pronghorn and human interaction in early America, Richard E. McCabe, Bart W. O'Gara and Henry M. Reeves ; illustrated by Daniel P. Metz
Publication
Note
Originally published in print in 2004
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; PREHISTORY; The First People; Occupying North America; Means of Subsistence; Distribution of Pronghorn; Vulnerability to Hunting; Capturing Pronghorn; Quantifying Foods Used; Prehistoric Weapons; Artifacts; Burial Offerings; HISTORY; Spanish; French and English; Introduction of the Pronghorn to Science; Corps of Discovery; Indians of the West; The Coming of Horses; Bows and Arrows; Firearms; Aboriginal Hunting; Distribution, Processing and Transporting; Cooking and Preserving
  • Indian Uses of PronghornCaptive Pronghorn; Petroglyphs and Pictographs; Decoration; Clans, Societies and Kachinas; Spiritualism; Music; Orientation; Language; Trade; Near Demise of Bison; Near Demise of the People; Near Demise of Pronghorn; Prairie Wraith and the Genesis of Conservation; Appendices; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn855371329
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870819544
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780870819544
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt45qp0v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855371329

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