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Author Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997.

Title Creatures of the kingdom : stories of animals and nature / James A. Michener ; illustrations by Karen Jacobsen.

Imprint New York : Random House, c1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Michener,J    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 281 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents From the boundless deep -- The birth of the Rockies -- Diplodocus, the dinosaur -- A miracle of evolution -- The mastodon -- Matriarch, the woolly mammoth -- Portrait of Rufous -- The beaver -- The eagle and the snake -- The hyena -- Nerka the salmon -- Onk-or -- The invaders -- Jimmy the crab -- Lucifer and Hey-you -- The colonel and Genghis Khan.
Summary A collection of short stories about animals taken from the novels "Hawaii", "Centennial", "Alaska", "Chesapeake", and "Texas."
Subject Nature stories, American.
Animals -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Short stories.
ISBN 0679413677

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