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Books editi da Bison Books con argomento American Bison

Last Stand

Last Stand

Punke Michael 
edizioni Bison Books collana Bison Books (Paperback)

In the last three decades of the nineteenth century, an American buffalo herd once numbering 30 million animals was reduced to twenty-three. It was the era of Manifest Destiny, a gilded age that viewed the West as nothing more than a treasure chest of resources to be dug up or shot down. Supporting hide hunters was...

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€ 21,30
The Buffalo Hunters

The Buffalo Hunters

Sandoz Mari  Punke Michael (INT) 
edizioni Bison Books collana Bison Books (Paperback)

In 1867 conservative estimates put the number of buffaloes in the trans-Missouri region at fifteen million. By the end of the 1880s, that figure had dwindled to a few hundred. The destruction of the great herds is the theme of The Buffalo Hunters. Mari Sandoz's vast canvas is charged with color and excitement—accounts...

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€ 15,70