Strange harvests : the hidden histories of seven natural objects

Title Strange harvests : the hidden histories of seven natural objects
Book Number DB096073
Names Posnett, Edward.
McMillan, Roy, narrator.
Medium Digital Book
Title Status Available for Request
Annotation Explores locations that produce wonders of natural materials, including eiderdown, vicuna fiber, sea silk, vegetable ivory, civet coffee, guano, and edible birds' nests. Discusses the myths, traditions, folklore, and rituals celebrated by the cultures that harvest them. Examines possibilities for ethical harvest of resources. Some violence. Commercial audiobook. 2019.
Narrator McMillan, Roy.
Length 8 hours, 36 minutes
Local Subject Commercial Audiobook - CAB
Short Book - SH
Adult Book - AD
Adult Nonfiction - AN
Science (Nonfiction) - SCIN
Science - Nature - SCNAT
Civilization - CIV
Foreign Accent - FA
Science - Botany - SCBOT
Science - Anthropology - SCANT
Economics - ECO
Environment & Ecology - EVN
Home Management - Consumerism - HMC
LC Subject Natural history - Collection and preservation
Talking books
Downloadable books
Language English
Original Publication Reissue of: New York : Penguin Audio, [2019] c2019. 9781984889645
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