The Resource Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel, (electronic resource)

Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel, (electronic resource)

Label
Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm
Title
Between man and beast
Title remainder
an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm
Statement of responsibility
Monte Reel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of mid-19th-century explorer Paul Du Chaillu, who after three years in the equatorial wilderness of West Africa emerged with definitive proof of the existence of the mythical gorilla, only to be swept up by the heated debate about Darwin's theory of evolution
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reel, Monte
Dewey number
916.7210423
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT356.D88
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Du Chaillu, Paul B.
  • Explorers
  • Hunters
  • Gorilla
  • Evolution
  • Gabon
Label
Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DAFEC5B3-A10E-4E76-9BA3-528AD0CFCFB7
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Destiny -- A new obsession -- Hanno's wake -- Drawing lines -- American dreams -- To slide into brutish immorality -- An awkward homecoming -- "Unfriends" -- Fever dreams -- Between men and apes -- Maps and legends -- A lion in London -- The man-eaters -- D.O.A -- Spirit of the damned -- Origins -- In the city of wonders -- Fighting words -- The boulevard of broken dreams -- The inner circle -- The unveiling -- The great white hunter -- Into the whirlwind -- Three motives -- The gorilla war -- The squire's gambit -- The gorilla in the pulpit -- Mrs. Grundy and the Cannibal Club -- "Evidence of a spurious origin" -- Shadows of the past -- Black and white -- The impostors -- Shortcuts to glory -- The wager -- The re-invention -- Damaged goods -- The boldest venture -- The armies of the plague -- Running for their lives -- The jury of his peers -- Accidental victories -- The explorer -- No-man's land
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385534239
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829938964
Label
Between man and beast : an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the African adventure that took the Victorian world by storm, Monte Reel, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DAFEC5B3-A10E-4E76-9BA3-528AD0CFCFB7
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Destiny -- A new obsession -- Hanno's wake -- Drawing lines -- American dreams -- To slide into brutish immorality -- An awkward homecoming -- "Unfriends" -- Fever dreams -- Between men and apes -- Maps and legends -- A lion in London -- The man-eaters -- D.O.A -- Spirit of the damned -- Origins -- In the city of wonders -- Fighting words -- The boulevard of broken dreams -- The inner circle -- The unveiling -- The great white hunter -- Into the whirlwind -- Three motives -- The gorilla war -- The squire's gambit -- The gorilla in the pulpit -- Mrs. Grundy and the Cannibal Club -- "Evidence of a spurious origin" -- Shadows of the past -- Black and white -- The impostors -- Shortcuts to glory -- The wager -- The re-invention -- Damaged goods -- The boldest venture -- The armies of the plague -- Running for their lives -- The jury of his peers -- Accidental victories -- The explorer -- No-man's land
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385534239
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829938964

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