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The Resource Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis, Ronald Orenstein

Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis, Ronald Orenstein

Label
Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis
Title
Ivory, horn and blood
Title remainder
behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis
Statement of responsibility
Ronald Orenstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
333.95/9668
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9429.I862
LC item number
O74 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis, Ronald Orenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-211) and index
Contents
Foreword / by Iain Douglas-Hamilton -- Introduction -- Part one. What happened? The living elephants ; The living rhinoceroses ; Ivory and luxury ; Not an aphrodisiac ; What makes poachers poach? ; CITES and the first ivory crisis ; the ivory ban ; Rhinos under fire -- Part two. What went wrong? Re-opening the trade ; New markets for horn ; Behind the surge ; Rhinos and prostitutes ; War on elephants ; The last rhinos ; Corruption, theft and organized crime ; -- Part Three. What can be done? Coming to grips with poaching ; Should trade be legalized? ; Dealing with demand ; The future
Control code
sky256780445
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9781770852273
Lccn
2013427986
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
a1952748
Label
Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis, Ronald Orenstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-211) and index
Contents
Foreword / by Iain Douglas-Hamilton -- Introduction -- Part one. What happened? The living elephants ; The living rhinoceroses ; Ivory and luxury ; Not an aphrodisiac ; What makes poachers poach? ; CITES and the first ivory crisis ; the ivory ban ; Rhinos under fire -- Part two. What went wrong? Re-opening the trade ; New markets for horn ; Behind the surge ; Rhinos and prostitutes ; War on elephants ; The last rhinos ; Corruption, theft and organized crime ; -- Part Three. What can be done? Coming to grips with poaching ; Should trade be legalized? ; Dealing with demand ; The future
Control code
sky256780445
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9781770852273
Lccn
2013427986
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
a1952748

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