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Creator:
MacGregor, Arthur, 1941-
Title(s):

Animal encounters : human and animal interaction in Britain from the Norman conquest to World War I / Arthur MacGregor.

Additional Title(s):

Human and animal interaction in Britain from the Norman conquest to World War I

Published/Created:
London : Reaktion Books, 2012.
Physical Description:
552 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
QL85 .M277 2012 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Acts of Parliament and other statutory instruments consulted in preparing the text": p. 528-529.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 505-523) and index.
Subject Terms:
Animal culture -- Great Britain -- History.
Animals and civilization -- Great Britain -- History.
Human-animal relationships -- Great Britain -- History.
Working animals -- Great Britain -- History.
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  • Introduction : Human engagement with the animal world
  • The ubiquitous horse
  • The art of venery and its adjuncts
  • Urban and rural sports and pastimes
  • The living larder
  • Animals on the farm
  • Epilogue.