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Author Wetherell, Donald G. (Donald Grant), 1949- author

Title Wildlife, land, and people : a century of change in Prairie Canada / David G. Wetherell
Published Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series Carleton library series ; 238
Carleton library series ; 238
Contents Part three Connections. 4 A Pursuit of Utility: The State and Wildlife -- 5 Eating Wild Animals -- 6 Hunting as Sport: Ideals and Practice -- 7 Reconstructing Nature: Acclimatizing Animals for the Wild -- 8 It's a War: Farming and Wildlife -- 9 First Nations, the State, and the Economy ofWildlife -- 10 Economics and Nostalgia: Encounters with Fur-Bearers -- 11 The Spectacle of Nature: Wildlife and the National Parks -- 12 Rounding Out a Full Life: Traditions of Natural History -- 13 Displaying Wild Animals -- Conclusion: Fitting and Not Fitting Together
Part two Thinking about animals. 2 Some Perspectives on Animal Behaviour -- 3 Friends and Foes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Animal ecology -- Prairie Provinces -- History.
Human ecology -- Prairie Provinces -- History.
Human-animal relationships -- Prairie Provinces -- History.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Prairie Provinces -- History.
Prairie Provinces -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773599886 (electronic bk.)
0773599894 (electronic bk.)
9780773599888 (electronic bk.)
9780773599895 (electronic bk.)