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The Resource Gold rush in the jungle : the race to discover and defend the rarest animals of Vietnam's "lost world", Dan Drollette, Jr

Gold rush in the jungle : the race to discover and defend the rarest animals of Vietnam's "lost world", Dan Drollette, Jr

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Gold rush in the jungle : the race to discover and defend the rarest animals of Vietnam's "lost world"
Title
Gold rush in the jungle
Title remainder
the race to discover and defend the rarest animals of Vietnam's "lost world"
Statement of responsibility
Dan Drollette, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Details the zoological discoveries found in the jungles of Vietnam, using research gathered from biologists, conservations, and indigenous peoples to describe such animal species discoveries as a half-goat, half-ox, and a barking deer
Cataloging source
DLC
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1962-
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Drollette, Dan
Dewey number
591.6809597
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL84.5.V54
LC item number
D76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Rare animals
  • Endangered species
  • Bedrohte Tiere
  • Artenschutz
  • Vietnam
  • Endangered species
  • Rare animals
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Vietnam
Label
Gold rush in the jungle : the race to discover and defend the rarest animals of Vietnam's "lost world", Dan Drollette, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [282]-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dawn in the jungle -- A peace more dangerous than war -- An American in Vietnam -- A room at the "Hanoi Hilton" -- Roughing it in rural Vietnam -- A grand tour of the EPRC -- Vietnam's "lost world" -- At the hands of the demon called "science" -- A biological gold rush in the jungle -- The kouprey : a cautionary tale -- Cobras under the kitchen sink -- Surviving "American war" : Agent Orange -- DMZ : the thin green line -- Dragons flying in clouds -- Of turtles and second chances -- Why the rhino went extinct in Vietnam -- Vietnam's Yeti : what else is out there? -- Two futures : Angkor Wat or Kauai? -- The big picture
Control code
ocn824686371
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 310 pages
Isbn
9780307407047
Lccn
2012044276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Gold rush in the jungle : the race to discover and defend the rarest animals of Vietnam's "lost world", Dan Drollette, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [282]-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dawn in the jungle -- A peace more dangerous than war -- An American in Vietnam -- A room at the "Hanoi Hilton" -- Roughing it in rural Vietnam -- A grand tour of the EPRC -- Vietnam's "lost world" -- At the hands of the demon called "science" -- A biological gold rush in the jungle -- The kouprey : a cautionary tale -- Cobras under the kitchen sink -- Surviving "American war" : Agent Orange -- DMZ : the thin green line -- Dragons flying in clouds -- Of turtles and second chances -- Why the rhino went extinct in Vietnam -- Vietnam's Yeti : what else is out there? -- Two futures : Angkor Wat or Kauai? -- The big picture
Control code
ocn824686371
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 310 pages
Isbn
9780307407047
Lccn
2012044276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

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