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The Extermination of the American Bison

The Extermination of the American Bison


William T Hornaday

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Year of publication: 1889

William T. Hornaday The Extermination of the American Bison Inscription PREFATORY NOTE It is hoped that the following historical account of the discovery, partial utilization, and almost complete extermination of the great American bison may serve to cause the public to fully realize the folly of allowing all our most valuable and interesting American mammals to be wantonly destroyed in the same manner. The wild buffalo is practically gone forever, and in a few more years, when the whitened ...

Keywords: American bison Wildlife conservation United States