Catalogue

Record Details

Catalogue Search



Available copies

  • 0 of 2 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library 599.775 Bran (Text) 33294002062115 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2020-01-27

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062966100
  • ISBN: 0062966103
  • Physical Description: print
    213 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-213).
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: Who is the fox? -- A brief history of the fox -- Where do foxes live? -- What does the fox look like? -- Fox family matters -- The fox and its neighbours -- What does the fox say? -- Counting foxes -- In sickness and in health -- Predators among us -- When the fur flies -- Tornado in a cage -- Epilogue: Fame and foxes -- The fox watcher's toolkit -- Acknowledgements -- Bibliography.
Summary, etc.: The fox. For thousands of years myth and folklore have celebrated its cunning intelligence. Today the red fox is nature's most populous carnivore, its dancing orange tail a common sight in backyards. Yet who is this wild neighbor, truly? How do we negotiate this uneasy new chapter of an ancient relationship? Join British ecologist Adele Brand on a journey to discover the surprising secrets of the fabled fox, the familiar yet enigmatic creature that has adapted to the human world with astonishing--some say, unsettling--success.
Subject: Foxes
Foxes -- History
Foxes -- Folklore

Additional Resources