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The Resource Dance of the reptiles : selected columns, Carl Hiaasen ; edited by Diane Stevenson

Dance of the reptiles : selected columns, Carl Hiaasen ; edited by Diane Stevenson

Label
Dance of the reptiles : selected columns
Title
Dance of the reptiles
Title remainder
selected columns
Statement of responsibility
Carl Hiaasen ; edited by Diane Stevenson
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of Carl Hiaasen's best columns from the past twelve years, covering topics, like hurricanes, off-shore drilling, voting rights, and political corruption, that have become national issues. A VINTAGE PAPERBACK ORIGINAL. Dance of the Reptiles is Carl Hiaasen's third collection of the very best of his columns for the Miami Herald. Covering topics large and small, from local issues like polluted rivers, the criminal justice system, and animal welfare to national stories like the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Trayvon Martin case, Bernie Madoff's trial, and, of course, his classic commentary on Florida's presidential election woes"--
Summary
A selection of the author's "Miami Herald" columns from the past twelve years covers such topics as off-shore drilling, hurricanes, political corruption, the criminal justice system, animal welfare, and the Trayvon Martin case
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
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10275530
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hiaasen, Carl
Dewey number
975.9/064
Index
no index present
LC call number
F316.2
LC item number
.H48 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1947-2016
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Stevenson, Diane
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True
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  • Florida
  • Florida
  • Florida
  • Florida
  • HUMOR / Form / Anecdotes
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
selected columns
Label
Dance of the reptiles : selected columns, Carl Hiaasen ; edited by Diane Stevenson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Vintage Original"--T.p. verso
  • "All selections in this book were previously published by the Miami Herald Publishing Company, a division of Knight Ridder, One Herald Plaza, Miami, Florida"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Go away -- Surrounded on three sides -- Drill, spill, and kill -- Festival of whores -- Money shouts -- Liberty and justice for all -- Ready, aim, fire -- Shock, awe, and swagger -- Pseudonews -- Party with the fringe on top -- The joke state
Control code
20155731
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 400 pages
Isbn
9780345807021
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013024990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn846544949
  • (OCoLC)846544949
Label
Dance of the reptiles : selected columns, Carl Hiaasen ; edited by Diane Stevenson
Publication
Note
  • "A Vintage Original"--T.p. verso
  • "All selections in this book were previously published by the Miami Herald Publishing Company, a division of Knight Ridder, One Herald Plaza, Miami, Florida"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Go away -- Surrounded on three sides -- Drill, spill, and kill -- Festival of whores -- Money shouts -- Liberty and justice for all -- Ready, aim, fire -- Shock, awe, and swagger -- Pseudonews -- Party with the fringe on top -- The joke state
Control code
20155731
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 400 pages
Isbn
9780345807021
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013024990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn846544949
  • (OCoLC)846544949

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