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Wired wilderness

Etienne Benson

Wired wilderness

technologies of tracking and the making of modern wildlife

by Etienne Benson

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Technological innovations,
  • Conservation biology,
  • Animal radio tracking

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEtienne Benson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL60.4 .B46 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 251 p. :
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24815365M
    ISBN 100801897106
    ISBN 109780801897108
    LC Control Number2010001246

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