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Pit bull : the battle over an American icon / Bronwen Dickey.

Dickey, Bronwen (author.).
Book Book (2016.)
Description: xvi, 330 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.
10 of 10 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
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Saugus Adult Nonfiction 636.755 Dickey (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780307961761
  • ISBN: 0307961761
  • Edition: First edition.
General Note: "This is a Borzoi book"--Verso of title page.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-313) and index.
Contents: Pariah dogs -- The keep -- In the blood -- America's dog -- Dogs of character -- Tooth and claw -- A fear is born -- The sleep of reason -- The phantom menace -- Known unknowns -- Looking where the light is -- "Don't believe the hype" -- Training the dog -- Different is dead -- For life.
Summary: "...Dickey offers us a clear-eyed portrait of this extraordinary breed, and an insightful view of Americans' relationship with their dogs."--Publisher
Citation: Dickey, Bronwen. "Pit bull : the battle over an American icon." New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.
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