Horn of Plenty: Seasons in an Island Wilderness


An inspired history of Horn Island, a spectacular natural treasure and a demanding environment
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An inspired history of Horn Island, a spectacular natural treasure and a demanding environment
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781578066810
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
  • Publication date: 2/18/2005
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 1,412,107
  • Product dimensions: 6.44 (w) x 9.66 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

1 The crossing 5
2 Barrier 16
3 The sound 27
4 The chimney 34
5 Big lagoon 40
6 North Beach 46
7 The west tip 53
8 Mainland 59
9 Horseshoe camp 67
10 South Beach 74
11 The gulf 81
12 East end 87
13 Mainland 92
14 Chimney camp 99
15 Interior 105
16 Tern Point 112
17 The bars 117
18 Mainland 122
19 Isthmus camp 129
20 Garden pond 136
21 The flats 140
22 Mainland 148
23 West camp 157
24 Zeke's trail 165
25 Mainland 170
26 Ship Island and Cat Island 177
27 Lagoon camp 189
28 Night 195
29 Birds 199
30 Little woods 205
Plants of Horn and Petit Bois islands 211
Animals of Horn, Petit Bois, Ship, and Cat islands 219
Birds of Horn, Petit Bois, and Ship islands 223
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