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The Case of the Green Turtle : An Uncensored History of a Conservation Icon.

Author/Creator:
Rieser, Alison.
Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (353 pages)
Subjects:
Sea turtles -- Conservation -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Her study of this early conservation controversy will fascinate anyone who cares about sea turtles or the oceans in which they live.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
Preface
Acknowledgments
INTRODUCTION: From Seafood to Icon
CHAPTER 1 Turtle Kraals and Canneries
CHAPTER 2 Turning Turtles on the Great Barrier Reef
CHAPTER 3 The Turtle Islands of Sarawak
CHAPTER 4 The Gifted Navigators
CHAPTER 5 The Geography of Turtle Soup
CHAPTER 6 A Turtle Flap in London
CHAPTER 7 The Buffalo of the Sea
CHAPTER 8 Who Will Kill the Last Turtle?
CHAPTER 9 Red Data for the Green Turtle
CHAPTER 10 Reptiles on the Red List
CHAPTER 11 You Lost the Turtle Boat
CHAPTER 12 One Man's Opinion
CHAPTER 13 Down on the Farm
CHAPTER 14 Conservation through Commerce
CHAPTER 15 The Best Available Science
CHAPTER 16 A Global Strategy
EPILOGUE: Supply and Demand
Appendix A. The 1966 U.S. Classification of Chelonia mydas as Rare and Endangered
Appendix B. IUCN Principles and Recommendations on Commercial Exploitation of Sea Turtles
Notes
Bibliography
Index
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Rieser, Alison The Case of the Green Turtle
ISBN:
9781421406190
9781421405797
OCLC:
923195608
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