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The Boilerplate Rhino: Nature in the Eye of the Beholder
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The Boilerplate Rhino: Nature in the Eye of the Beholder Paperback - 2001

by David Quammen

From 1981 to 1996, Quammen recounted personal tales of adventure and wry observations in his popular "Natural Acts" column in "Outside" magazine. "The Boilerplate Rhino" brings together 25 of his best pieces, offering readers the opportunity to behold the quirks of both human and nature through the eyes of a masterful storyteller.

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The world is a changeful place and Texas, despite what some folks might think, is part of the world.

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  • Title The Boilerplate Rhino: Nature in the Eye of the Beholder
  • Author David Quammen
  • Binding Paperback
  • Edition New edition
  • Pages 288
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Scribner Book Company, New York
  • Date 2001-04-17
  • Features Bibliography, Index
  • ISBN 9780743200325 / 0743200322
  • Weight 0.56 lbs (0.25 kg)
  • Dimensions 8.45 x 5.48 x 0.68 in (21.46 x 13.92 x 1.73 cm)
  • Library of Congress subjects Natural history, Nature
  • Dewey Decimal Code 508

About the author

David Quammen's books include Breathless, The Tangled Tree, The Song of the Dodo, The Reluctant Mr. Darwin, and Spillover. He has written for The New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, The Atlantic, National Geographic, and Outside, among other magazines, and is a three-time winner of the National Magazine Award. Quammen shares a home in Bozeman, Montana, with his wife, Betsy Gaines Quammen, author of American Zion, and with three Russian wolfhounds, a cross-eyed cat, and a rescue python. Visit him at DavidQuammen.com.

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