Fifty Animals that Changed the Course of History

Fifty Animals that Changed the Course of History

by Eric Chaline

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781770856349
Publisher: Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date: 08/18/2015
Series: Fifty Things That Changed the Course of History Series
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 586,787
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Eric Chaline is a journalist and writer and has published titles on philosophy, including The Book of Zen and The Book of Gods, and on history, including Traveler's Guide to the Ancient World: Ancient Greece, History's Worst Inventions, History's Greatest Deceptions and History's Worst Predictions. He now lives and works in London, England, where he is conducting doctoral research in sociology at South Bank University.


Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction

    Mosquito
    Honeybee
    Common Minke Whale
    American Buffalo
    Spiny Dye-Murex
    Silkworm
    Cow
    Wolf
    Dog
    Goat
    North American Beaver
    North Atlantic Herring
    Pigeon
    Carp
    Cochineal
    Fruit Fly
    Donkey
    Horse
    Falcon
    Cat
    Atlantic Cod
    Chicken
    Darwin's Finches
    Bald Eagle
    Leech
    Iguanodon
    Llama
    Elephant
    Earthworm
    Spanish Fly
    Turkey
    Cobra
    Common Rabbit
    Sheep
    Chimpanzee
    Lion
    Louse
    Seal
    Oyster
    Bat
    Reindeer

    Dodo
    Rat
    Scarab Beetle
    Desert Locust
    Schistosome
    Pig
    Oriental Rat Flea
    Human

Further Reading
Index
Image Credits


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