Keywords: anecdotes

Wild Animals at Home

Wild Animals at Home


Ernest Thompson Seton

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2009

WILD ANIMALS AT HOME by Ernest Thompson Seton I. A Prairie-dog town In N. Y. Zoo. Photo by E. T. Seton Foreword My travels in search of light on the Animals at Home have taken me up and down the Rocky Mountains for nearly thirty years. In the canyons from British Columbia to Mexico, I have lighted my campfire, far beyond the bounds of law and order, at times, and yet I have found no place more rewarding than the Yellowstone Park, the great mountain haven of wild life. Whenever travellers ...

Keywords: Animal behavior Animals -- Anecdotes Animals -- Fiction
The Book of the Dead

The Book of the Dead


John Lloyd
John Mitchinson

ISBN: 9780307716408
Year of publication: 2009

John Lloyd and John Mitchinson THE BOOK OF THE DEAD Lives of the Justly Famous and the Undeservedly Obscure Introduction This is a city of shifting light, of changing skies, of sudden vistas. A city so beautiful it breaks the heart again and again. ALEXANDER MCCALL SMITH George Street in Edinburgh is one of the most elegant thoroughfares in one of the best-designed cities in the world. Wherever you stand along it, at one end can be seen the green copper dome of a Robert Adam church called St. ...

Keywords: Anecdotes