Sheep download free [PDF and Ebook] by Philip Armstrong

Sheep download free [PDF and Ebook] by Philip Armstrong year 2016
  • Book name: Sheep
  • Author: Philip Armstrong
  • Release date: 2016/3/13
  • Publisher: REAKTION BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9781780235936
  • Rating: 8.84 of 10
  • Votes: 552
  • Review by: Kiara Brill
  • Review rating: 7.4 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/6
  • Total pages: 208
  • Includes a PDF summary of 21 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Egyptians worshipped them, the Romans dressed them in fitted coats, the Christians made the shepherd synonymous with their divine saviour. In Sheep, Philip Armstrong traces the natural and cultural history of both the wild and domestic species of Ovis: from the Old World mouflon to the corkscrew-horned flocks of the Egyptians, to the 'Trojan sheep' of Homer's Odyssey, to the vast migratory mobs of Spanish merinos - all the way to Dolly the cloned ewe and the sheep-human hybrids of Haruki Murakami. Above all else, Sheep demonstrates that sometimes the most mundane animals turn out to be the most surprising.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H10M24S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Wildlife: Mammals, Wildlife: General Interest, Farm & Working Animals
  • Available formats: EPUB, WORD, RTF, TIFF, DOC, BMP, TXT, PDF. Compressed in ACE, RAR, ZIP, AZW4
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.62 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x190x15mm
  • Weight: 318g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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