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Animalia Nocentia
Language: en
Categories: Insect pests
Type: BOOK - Published: 1962 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Antoinette Burton, Renisa Mawani
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-06 - Publisher: Duke University Press

From yaks and vultures to whales and platypuses, animals have played central roles in the history of British imperial control. The contributors to Animalia analyze twenty-six animals—domestic, feral, predatory, and mythical—whose relationship to imperial authorities and settler colonists reveals how the presumed racial supremacy of Europeans underwrote the history of
Animalia Americana
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Colleen Glenney Boggs
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-08 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Consulting a diverse archive of literary texts, Colleen Glenney Boggs places animal representation at the center of the making of the liberal American subject. From the bestiality trials of the seventeenth-century Plymouth Plantation to the emergence of sentimental pet culture in the nineteenth, Boggs traces a history of human-animal sexuality
Kingdom Animalia
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Aracelis Girmay
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-20 - Publisher: BOA Editions, Ltd.

The poems in this highly anticipated second book are elegiac poems, as concerned with honoring our dead as they are with praising the living. Through Aracelis Girmay's lens, everything is animal: the sea, a jukebox, the desert. In these poems, everything possesses a system of desire, hunger, a set of
Kingdom Animalia
Language: en
Pages: 88
Authors: Janis Freegard
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-01 - Publisher: Auckland University Press

Swedish naturalist Carolus Linnaeus (1707-1778) believed that it was his mission in life to catalogue everything on the planet: animals, plants, minerals - even a few mythological creatures. Janis Freegard, contrariwise, is a poet trained in botany who has arranged the poems in her witty and engaging first collection by