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Living with the hyenas

short stories

by Robert Flynn

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Published by Texas Christian University Press in Fort Worth, TX .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Fiction.,
    • Texas -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert Flynn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3556.L9 L58 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 211 p. ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1276456M
      ISBN 100875651445
      LC Control Number95008082

        The Spotted Hyena features exciting field notes in addition to comprehensive graphs and tables that have made it an invaluable contribution to behavioral ecology and its methodology. Hans Kruuk studied hyenas while living in the wilderness of Africa's Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater for many years. After completing his doctorate with Nobel Brand: Echo Point Books & Media.   EDGE OF EDEN. By Nicholas Proffitt. pp. New York: Bantam Books. $ This novel has the kind of guttiness that signals a book whose author is on to some important truths.

      Biologists studying large carnivores in wild places usually do so from a distance, using telemetry and noninvasive methods of data collection. So what happens when an anthropologist studies a clan of spotted hyenas, Africa’s second-largest carnivores, up close—and in a city of a hundred thousand inhabitants? In Among the Bone Eaters, Marcus Baynes-Rock takes us to the ancient city of Harar. Find a huge variety of new & used Hyenas books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Hyenas books at Alibris.

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Living with the Hyenas book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Hyenas are scavengers and predators. They prey on the weak and the /5(2). Living with the Hyenas [Flynn, Robert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Living with the Hyenas5/5(1). Living with the Hyenas Robert Flynn, Author Texas Christian University Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

OTHER BOOKS Buy this book. The author's chief weakness is a liking for the obvious: ``Reluctant Truth'' is saved, barely, by its quirky grandfather, but the title story makes too overt an analogy between hyenas and men, while ``X-mas,'' about a modern-day birth of the baby Jesus, suffers from a lack of subtlety that's fortunately the exception more than the rule throughout.

Living with the hyenas: short stories. [Robert Flynn] -- Sixteen stories in three sections: war, armistice and peace. In A Boy and His Dog, set during the Vietnam War, a soldier analyzes his feelings for his dog when it fails to locate a landmine which.

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Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by lotu.t on Septem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on Pages: Hagar Salamon presents the first in-depth study of this group, called the "Hyena people" by their non-Jewish neighbors.

Based on more than interviews with Ethiopian immigrants now living in Israel, Salamon's book explores the Ethiopia within as seen through the lens of individual memories and expressed through ongoing dialogues. Books shelved as hyenas: Pinduli by Janell Cannon, The Hyena Scientist by Sy Montgomery, The Bolds by Julian Clary, Hyenas by Kari Schuetz, and Every Daw.

But while spotted hyenas are known throughout the world to be vicious scavengers, in this small Ethiopian city, its habitants are not afraid. A Library Journal Best Book of Part autobiography and part social history, Notes from the Hyena's Belly offers an unforgettable portrait of Ethiopia, and of Africa, during the s and '80s, an era of civil war, widespread famine, and mass execution.

"We children lived like the donkey," Mezlekia remembers, "careful not to wander off the /5(7). About this Item: Prestel Publishing FebruaryHardcover.

Condition: Used - Very Good. Many myths surround the 'Hyena Men' who haunt the peripheries of Nigeria's cities. Accompanied by hyenas, rock pythons and baboons, these men earn a living by. The Jews (Falasha) of northwestern Ethiopia are a unique example of a Jewish group living within an ancient, non-Western, predominantly Christian society.

Hagar Salamon presents the first in-depth study of this group, called the "Hyena people" by their non-Jewish neighbors. Based on more than interviews with Ethiopian immigrants now living in Israel, Salamon's book explores the Ethiopia 5/5(1).

AMAZON REVIEW out of 5 stars Excellent. Reviewed in the United States on Decem I critiqued this book. The setting and culture are exotic. The characters are well-developed.

The Hyena Man will give you the shivers. Year of the Hyenas is a brilliant, original, and unique murder mystery, set in ancient Egypt at the height of that kingdom's glory and power. It is at once a strikingly insightful portrait of a mysterious, complex, and sophisticated society, reminiscent of Norman Mailer's Ancient Evenings in its wonderful detail and feel for the past, and a fast-paced detective story that reads like the best Released on: Aug   In this the hyena plays an important role.

The witch owns at least one of these creatures, which he or she rides to bewitch someone living miles away. Most Wam- bugwe believe that every hyena belongs to a witch.

So when night falls, the hyenas show up at their owners’ houses ready to be ridden somewhere. Year Of The Hyenas NPR coverage of Year Of The Hyenas: A Novel Of Murder In Ancient Egypt by Brad Geagley.

News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Brad Geagley. Fishing With Hyenas by Theresa Mathews is one of those books that teaches youabout a subject not commonly understood and, for that, I really enjoyed thecontent.

I loved all the interesting facts about fishing. Mathews does awonderful job of keeping your interest throughout the story and I had notrouble at all with the flow/5(47). After more than 15 years of studying their social hierarchies and interacting with them, animal behaviorist Kevin Richardson has earned his spot in a clan of hyenas.

Despite the dangers, he. There are three types of hyena: spotted, brown, and striped, of which spotted hyenas are physically the largest. Spotted hyenas can weigh anywhere between 50 to 86 kilograms ( to pounds).

Their large bodies are covered in a thick coat comprised of yellow, brown, beige, and black. The Jews (Falasha) of northwestern Ethiopia are a unique example of a Jewish group living within an ancient, non-Western, predominantly Christian society.

Hagar Salamon presents the first in-depth study of this group, called the Hyena people by their non-Jewish neighbors. Based on more than interviews with Ethiopian immigrants now living in Israel, Salamon's book explores the Ethiopia.

Winner of the Governor General's Award A Library Journal Best Book of Part autobiography and part social history, Notes from the Hyena's Belly offers an unforgettable portrait of Ethiopia, and of Africa, during the s and '80s, an era of civil war, widespread famine, and mass execution.

Normally scavengers living off of animal carcasses, hyenas can turn vicious and attack livestock and people. Five years ago, hyenas in this remote, ancient city .Kevin Richardson, September Facilities. Richardson worked in a hectares (1, acres) Lion Park in Broederstroom, a town 35 miles north of his hometown, Johannesburg, in South Africa.

Whilst primarily specializing in lions, he has also interacted with hyenas and black : 8 October (age 45), Johannesburg, South Africa.