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The Resource On the run in Siberia, Rane Willerslev ; translated by Coilín ÓhAiseadha

On the run in Siberia, Rane Willerslev ; translated by Coilín ÓhAiseadha

Label
On the run in Siberia
Title
On the run in Siberia
Statement of responsibility
Rane Willerslev ; translated by Coilín ÓhAiseadha
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dan
  • eng
Summary
If I had let myself be ruled by reason alone, I would surely be lying dead somewhere or another in the Siberian frost. The Siberian taiga: a massive forest region of roughly 4.5 million square miles, stretching from the Ural Mountains to the Bering Sea, breathtakingly beautiful and the coldest inhabited region in the world. Winter temperatures plummet to a bitter 97 degrees below zero, and beneath the permafrost lie the fossilized remains of mammoths, woolly rhinoceroses, and other ice age giants. For the Yukaghir, an indigenous people of the taiga, hunting sable is both an economic necessity
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
On the run in Siberia, Rane Willerslev ; translated by Coilín ÓhAiseadha
Label
On the run in Siberia, Rane Willerslev ; translated by Coilín ÓhAiseadha
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctttsb6r
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Danish as På flugt i Sibirien : Zobeljagt, russisk mafia og 65 minusgrader (Copenhagen : Gyldendal, 2009)"--Title page verso
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One last, feeble attempt -- The fur project. Shalugin, leader of the Yukaghirs ; A post-Soviet nightmare ; Sable furs for sale -- On the run in the wilderness. Out of range ; Soft gold ; Starvation and desperation ; In the Yukaghirs' camp ; A long-awaited friend -- Back to the village. The curse ; Land of shadows ; Screwed ; The way back -- A leap in time -- Appendixes : surviving in Siberia. A. Using the leghold trap ; B. Yukaghir idols ; C. Netting fish in Siberia ; D. Finding your way in the taiga ; E. How to track and shoot a moose
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Isbn
9780816681471
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Media MARC source
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Media type code
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Specific material designation
remote

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