Dangerous by nature.

  • 223 Pages
  • 0.19 MB
  • English
Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday , Garden City, N.Y
Intelligence officers -- Fiction, Intelligence service -- Great Britain -- Fi


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LC ClassificationsPZ3.C67965 Dan, PR6005.O334 Dan
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6070792M
LC Control Number50009688

In Dangerous by Nature, Hambledon, far from his usual European scenes of action, is in an obscure South American country in the midst of political turmoil, where he becomes involved in an His main character, who works for the British Secret Service, is Tommy Hambledon, attacks various scary challenges with an absolute devotion to King and /5.

The Most Dangerous Animal takes the reader on a journey through evolution, history, anthropology, and psychology, showing how and why the human mind has a dual nature: on the one hand, we are ferocious, dangerous animals who regularly commit terrible atrocities against our own kind, on the other, we have a deep aversion to killing, a horror of Cited by: DANGEROUS BY NATURE by Manning Coles is one of his (their) best books.

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Dangerous by nature. New York: Published for the Detective Book Club by Walter J. Black, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Manning Coles; Howard Swiggett; Clarence Budington Kelland.

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On an especially dark night, Sanger Rainsford and his friend Whitney are sailing on a yacht heading to the Amazon to hunt jaguars. Whitney explains to Rainsford the superstition surrounding an ominous place they are passing called Ship-Trap n remarks about the island, the two men argue about whether animals experience thoughts and feelings, and Rainsford concludes that animals.

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Ten minutes of determined effort brought another sound to his ears--the most welcome he had ever heard--the muttering and growling of the sea breaking on a rocky shore.

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The protagonist, Sanger Rainsford, is an adventurous big-game hunter who confronts the nature of life and death for the first time in his life during his few frightening days on Ship-Trap Island. Calm and composed, Rainsford coolly handles any challenge, be it falling overboard in the middle of the night or having to swim several miles to reach.

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Humanity's well being and ultimate survival are inextricably bound up with the health of the natural world. We often take for granted that nature will continue to provide the basics of life--food to eat, water to drink, fuel for warmth, air to breathe.

But today the world's natural resources are threatened daily. Forests are leveled, grasslands overgrazed until they turn to desert, oceans and. This book has been cited by the following publications. Dangerous Crossings offers an interpretation of the impassioned disputes that have arisen in the contemporary United States over the use of animals in the cultural practices of nonwhite peoples.

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Our fear of nature stems from our modern unfamiliarity with the natural world. Our children's and grandchildren's future depends not on our man-made stuff but on inheriting a living planet. Their generations' ability to create a sustainable world will be rooted in their connection with the natural world.

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