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Author Kelly, Tara Kathleen, author.

Title The hunter elite : manly sport, hunting narratives, and American conservation, 1880-1925 / Tara Kathleen Kelly.

Publication Info. Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2018]
2018

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  799.26 K298h 2018    ---  DUE 12-08-22
Description 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-335) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Part one. Tales of the sportsman-hunter. 1. "What luxury it is" : elite hunting enters the Gilded Age ; 2. Fall of the workplace, rise of the hunt ; 3. Making meaning out of moose : constructing the hunting narrative ; 4. The business of narrative ; 5. Whitney rising -- Part two. Fellow travelers. 6. Diana's own : women and the big-game hunt ; 7. Sportsmen of the breed : British and American hunters -- Part three. Discourse and consequences. 8. Stories of guides and gunbearers ; 9. Dreaming of Howley : conservation and the uses of discourse ; 10. The end of the hunt : conservation and the limits of discourse -- Afterword.
Subject Big game hunting -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Big game hunting -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Big game hunting -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Big game hunting -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Hunting stories, American.
Discourse analysis, Narrative -- United States.
Nature conservation -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Nature conservation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Big game hunting. (OCoLC)fst00831614
Discourse analysis, Narrative. (OCoLC)fst00894947
Hunting stories, American. (OCoLC)fst00964239
Nature conservation. (OCoLC)fst01034632
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1800-1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780700625871 (hardcover alkaline paper)
0700625879 (hardcover alkaline paper)
9780700625888 (paperback alkaline paper)
0700625887 (paperback alkaline paper)
9780700625895 (electronic book)

 
    
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