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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
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis, Ronald Orenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [194]-211) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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 -- Postscript. The 2013 CITES meeting
Control code
ocn829421978
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9781770852273
Lccn
2013427986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829421978
Label
Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis, Ronald Orenstein
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [194]-211) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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 -- Postscript. The 2013 CITES meeting
Control code
ocn829421978
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9781770852273
Lccn
2013427986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829421978

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