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The Ptarmigan's Dilemma

The Ptarmigan's Dilemma

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Written by John ThebergeAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by John Theberge and Mary ThebergeAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Mary Theberge

  • Format: eBook
  • Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
  • On Sale: March 16, 2010
  • Price: $14.99
  • ISBN: 978-1-55199-345-4 (1-55199-345-7)
Also available as a trade paperback.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Prologue: A Twig in an Eddy
 
Part 1: Species Adapting, Adjusting
1 Where the Wood Duck Got Its Beauty
2 Big Elk, Little Elk
3 Dawn Chorus
4 The Perfect Moose
 
Part 2: Populations: Slaves to the Rules
5 Give Me Land, Lots of Land
6 High-Stakes Living
7 Ten Thousand Reindeer
8 Labrador Wild
9 All Individuals Are Not Created Equal
Footnote: What About Humans?
 
Part 3: Ecosystems: Wildly Active
10 War on the Shrub- Steppe
11 Behind the Scenes
12 Team Play
 
Part 4: Prospects
13 Out of the Slag Heap of Nature
14 The Ptarmigan’s Dilemma
15 Let There Be Life
 
Epilogue: Crouching on the Highest Step
Notes
Index


From the Hardcover edition.