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A View to a Death in the Morning

Hunting and Nature Through History

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$48.50 • £38.95 • €43.50

ISBN 9780674937369

Publication Date: 10/01/1996


347 pages

6 x 9-1/4 inches

17 halftones, 1 table


  • 1. The Killer Ape
  • 2. The Rich Smell of Meat and Wickedness
  • 3. Virgin Hun tresses and Bleeding Feasts
  • 4. The White Stag
  • 5. The Sobbing Deer
  • 6. The Noise of Breaking Machinery
  • 7. The Sorrows of Eohippus
  • 8. The Sick Animal
  • 9. The Bambi Syndrome
  • 10. A Fatal Disease of Nature
  • 11. The Spirit of the Beast
  • 12. A View to a Death in the Morning
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 1993 W.W. Howells Book Prize, Biological Anthropology Section of the American Anthropological Association
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