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The Resource American hippo, Sarah Gailey

American hippo, Sarah Gailey

Label
American hippo
Title
American hippo
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Gailey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 20th Century, the United States government concocted a plan to import hippopotamuses into the marshlands of Louisiana to be bred and slaughtered as an alternative meat source. This is true. Other true things about hippos: they are savage, they are fast, and their jaws can snap a man in two. This was a terrible plan. Contained within this volume is an 1890s America that might have been: a bayou overrun by feral hippos and mercenary hippo wranglers from around the globe. It is the story of Winslow Houndstooth and his crew. It is the story of their fortunes. It is the story of his revenge
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gailey, Sarah
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.A35942
LC item number
A6 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminals
  • Hippopotamus
  • Louisiana
Label
American hippo, Sarah Gailey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • River of teeth
  • Taste of marrow
  • Worth her weight in gold
  • Nine and a half
Control code
on1002494199
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
298 pages
Isbn
9781250176431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
TW : 2018-04-17
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)1002494199
Label
American hippo, Sarah Gailey
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • River of teeth
  • Taste of marrow
  • Worth her weight in gold
  • Nine and a half
Control code
on1002494199
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
298 pages
Isbn
9781250176431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
TW : 2018-04-17
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)1002494199

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