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The royal hunt in Eurasian history, Thomas T. Allsen

Label
The royal hunt in Eurasian history
Title
The royal hunt in Eurasian history
Statement of responsibility
Thomas T. Allsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From antiquity to the nineteenth century, the royal hunt was a vital component of the political cultures of the Middle East, India, Central Asia, and China
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Allsen, Thomas T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Encounters with Asia
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  • Hunting
  • Animals and civilization
  • Eurasia
  • HISTORY
  • Animals and civilization
  • Hunting
  • Kings and rulers
  • Eurasia
  • Electronic books
Label
The royal hunt in Eurasian history, Thomas T. Allsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents ; Chapter 1. Hunting Histories ; World Histories and the World of Animals; Pursuing Protein; Pursuing Profit; Pursuing Power; This Hunting History; Chapter 2. Field and Stream ; Who Hunted?; Where Did They Hunt?; How Often Did They Hunt?; How Did They Hunt?; On What Scale Did They Hunt?; Chapter 3. Parks ; The Paradise and Its Antecedents; Hunting Parks at the Core and on the Periphery; Hunting Parks in East Asia; The Purposes of Paradise; Chapter 4. Partners ; Animal Assistants; Dogs; Birds; Elephants; Cats; Chapter 5. Administration
  • Hunting EstablishmentsSuccess and Safety; Careers; Costs; Chapter 6. Conservation ; Killing and Sparing; Game Management; Cultural Constraints; Species Endangered; Natural Attitudes; Chapter 7. A Measure of Men ; Hunting and Hierarchy; Princely Virtues; Courting Danger; Publicizing Prowess; Chapter 8. Political Animals ; Power of Animals; Power over Animals; Chapter 9. Legitimation ; Animals and Ideology; Threat; Animal Control Officer; State and Nature; Chapter 10. Circulation ; On the Road; Pursuing Pleasures; Favors; The Court Out-of-Doors; Chapter 11. Intimidation ; Initiating Warriors
  • Imitating WarIntimating War; Initiating War; Chapter 12. Internationalization ; Traffic in Animals; Dogs; Birds; Elephants; Cats; Traffic in Trainers; Chapter 13. Conclusions ; History Wide; History Deep; Notes; Abbreviations and Primary Sources; Bibliography and Modern Scholarship; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn759158179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201079
Lccn
2005058583
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35h20z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158179
Label
The royal hunt in Eurasian history, Thomas T. Allsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents ; Chapter 1. Hunting Histories ; World Histories and the World of Animals; Pursuing Protein; Pursuing Profit; Pursuing Power; This Hunting History; Chapter 2. Field and Stream ; Who Hunted?; Where Did They Hunt?; How Often Did They Hunt?; How Did They Hunt?; On What Scale Did They Hunt?; Chapter 3. Parks ; The Paradise and Its Antecedents; Hunting Parks at the Core and on the Periphery; Hunting Parks in East Asia; The Purposes of Paradise; Chapter 4. Partners ; Animal Assistants; Dogs; Birds; Elephants; Cats; Chapter 5. Administration
  • Hunting EstablishmentsSuccess and Safety; Careers; Costs; Chapter 6. Conservation ; Killing and Sparing; Game Management; Cultural Constraints; Species Endangered; Natural Attitudes; Chapter 7. A Measure of Men ; Hunting and Hierarchy; Princely Virtues; Courting Danger; Publicizing Prowess; Chapter 8. Political Animals ; Power of Animals; Power over Animals; Chapter 9. Legitimation ; Animals and Ideology; Threat; Animal Control Officer; State and Nature; Chapter 10. Circulation ; On the Road; Pursuing Pleasures; Favors; The Court Out-of-Doors; Chapter 11. Intimidation ; Initiating Warriors
  • Imitating WarIntimating War; Initiating War; Chapter 12. Internationalization ; Traffic in Animals; Dogs; Birds; Elephants; Cats; Traffic in Trainers; Chapter 13. Conclusions ; History Wide; History Deep; Notes; Abbreviations and Primary Sources; Bibliography and Modern Scholarship; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn759158179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201079
Lccn
2005058583
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35h20z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158179

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