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Title:
The way of the panda : the curious history of China's political animal
Author:
Nicholls, Henry, 1973-
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Publication Information:
New York : Pegasus Books, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
xiv, 319 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Summary:
Chronicles the scientific discovery, conservation, and current understandings of giant pandas to trace their story and reveal how the species reflects changing attitudes toward the natural world and contributes to China's rise to a super-power.
Language:
English
Contents:
A most excellent black-and-white bear -- Skin and bones -- Game on -- Live action -- Communist goods -- The face of conservation -- Sexual politics -- Life after death -- Presidential pandas -- Born free -- Captive subjects -- Into the future.
ISBN:
9781605981888
Format :
Book

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