Wildlife in America

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Viking Press, 1959 - Animals - 304 pages
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Excellent book. Originally written in 1959, Peter Matthiessen's book should be mandatory reading for all. Chronicling the demise and destruction of numerous birds, animals and fish since the Europeans ... Read full review

Wildlife in America

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These dual Matthiessens, which launch the publisher's new "Nature Classics" line, profile the relationship between humans and nature in East Africa (The Tree, LJ 12/1/72) and in the United States (Wildlife, LJ 1/15/60). The latter volume has been expanded and updated for this edition. Read full review

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Line Drawings by Bob Hines Throughout text see Index
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Acknowledgments
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The Outlying Rocks
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