The Resource My double life : memoirs of a naturalist, Frances Hamerstrom ; illustrations by Elva Hamerstrom Paulson

My double life : memoirs of a naturalist, Frances Hamerstrom ; illustrations by Elva Hamerstrom Paulson

Label
My double life : memoirs of a naturalist
Title
My double life
Title remainder
memoirs of a naturalist
Statement of responsibility
Frances Hamerstrom ; illustrations by Elva Hamerstrom Paulson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the charming memoir of one of the most remarkable women on the contemporary American scene. A trailblazer for her profession and her gender, Fran Hamerstrom is an internationally known wildlife biologist and author, honored many times over for work she is still vigorously pursuing in her late eighties
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1907-1998
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamerstrom, Frances
Dewey number
  • 598/.092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH31.H32
LC item number
A3 1994
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1907-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hamerstrom, Frances
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hamerstrom, Frances
  • Ornithologists
  • Greater prairie chicken
Label
My double life : memoirs of a naturalist, Frances Hamerstrom ; illustrations by Elva Hamerstrom Paulson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A North Coast book."
  • Includes her Strictly for the chickens, originally published in 1980
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I want a toothache
  • Death of a kitten
  • The Floss on the Mill
  • Go comfort your poor father
  • The secret garden
  • The cocker and the fish hook
  • A night in the woods
  • Six trout
  • How beautifully she holds her head
  • Wall-flower
  • Anna's muff
  • Frances dear, you look flushed
  • Cold cream
  • What is true?
  • An actress comes to dinner
  • My first pet
  • The American child
  • Just a bowl of goldfish
  • The bluejay's funeral
  • Saint Frances
  • Under the sofa
  • Think lemonade
  • The last of the Mick fights
  • I learn to drive a car
  • Good evening, Miss Flint
  • The judge who changed my life
  • Advice from Cousin Tom
  • Back to Miss Eldridge
  • Who would hire you?
  • Cool Cats
  • My treetop world
  • I try to explain my parents
  • And then there were none
  • My first falcon
  • Will she die without rangle?
  • I lose a friend
  • I learn to order the meals
  • I hire a cook
  • The lie
  • The scars of childhood
  • The open room
  • The evolution of the chicken blind
  • Diseases, not only shock but sack and sock
  • Imping
  • How to tell chickens by their faces
  • Aunt Ruby's box
  • Plenty of sunlight
  • Life will never be the same again school of thought
  • Dental floss
  • Two worlds
  • Flame velvet
  • Be alone when you talk to yourself
  • The wildest animal
  • Jack wants to shoot
  • But it's already done
  • A letter from my mother-in-law
  • Geraniums ... red comforters ... sleep
  • On being helpful
  • I just don't know where to spit
  • Grand Central West
  • Look out for the English
  • Halloween
  • Competing foundations
  • Going into Society
  • And he played the electric guitar
  • Of possums and public relations
  • Do you want to go to Africa?
  • Lumbago
  • Don't you move a muscle
  • Harry's Cub Scouts
  • The funnel trap and boop, boop, boop
  • The love life of the prairie hen
  • The Second Breakfast
  • Can you trust 7,000 observers?
  • A redhead is serenaded
  • Let me sew her up
  • Raincoat
  • Our semi-secret work on hawks
  • Eagle in a peach tree
  • The moviemakers
  • An introduction
  • And now with the Pygmies and Indians
  • The Prairie Chicken War
  • Cars in the drive
  • Knitting on the street
  • The Hamerstrom rule of thirds
  • Drop nets and whipping cream
  • The photographers
  • Tail end of spring
  • Time to trade children
Control code
ocm30399515
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 316 pages
Isbn
9780299142001
Lccn
94017999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30399515
Label
My double life : memoirs of a naturalist, Frances Hamerstrom ; illustrations by Elva Hamerstrom Paulson
Publication
Note
  • "A North Coast book."
  • Includes her Strictly for the chickens, originally published in 1980
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I want a toothache
  • Death of a kitten
  • The Floss on the Mill
  • Go comfort your poor father
  • The secret garden
  • The cocker and the fish hook
  • A night in the woods
  • Six trout
  • How beautifully she holds her head
  • Wall-flower
  • Anna's muff
  • Frances dear, you look flushed
  • Cold cream
  • What is true?
  • An actress comes to dinner
  • My first pet
  • The American child
  • Just a bowl of goldfish
  • The bluejay's funeral
  • Saint Frances
  • Under the sofa
  • Think lemonade
  • The last of the Mick fights
  • I learn to drive a car
  • Good evening, Miss Flint
  • The judge who changed my life
  • Advice from Cousin Tom
  • Back to Miss Eldridge
  • Who would hire you?
  • Cool Cats
  • My treetop world
  • I try to explain my parents
  • And then there were none
  • My first falcon
  • Will she die without rangle?
  • I lose a friend
  • I learn to order the meals
  • I hire a cook
  • The lie
  • The scars of childhood
  • The open room
  • The evolution of the chicken blind
  • Diseases, not only shock but sack and sock
  • Imping
  • How to tell chickens by their faces
  • Aunt Ruby's box
  • Plenty of sunlight
  • Life will never be the same again school of thought
  • Dental floss
  • Two worlds
  • Flame velvet
  • Be alone when you talk to yourself
  • The wildest animal
  • Jack wants to shoot
  • But it's already done
  • A letter from my mother-in-law
  • Geraniums ... red comforters ... sleep
  • On being helpful
  • I just don't know where to spit
  • Grand Central West
  • Look out for the English
  • Halloween
  • Competing foundations
  • Going into Society
  • And he played the electric guitar
  • Of possums and public relations
  • Do you want to go to Africa?
  • Lumbago
  • Don't you move a muscle
  • Harry's Cub Scouts
  • The funnel trap and boop, boop, boop
  • The love life of the prairie hen
  • The Second Breakfast
  • Can you trust 7,000 observers?
  • A redhead is serenaded
  • Let me sew her up
  • Raincoat
  • Our semi-secret work on hawks
  • Eagle in a peach tree
  • The moviemakers
  • An introduction
  • And now with the Pygmies and Indians
  • The Prairie Chicken War
  • Cars in the drive
  • Knitting on the street
  • The Hamerstrom rule of thirds
  • Drop nets and whipping cream
  • The photographers
  • Tail end of spring
  • Time to trade children
Control code
ocm30399515
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 316 pages
Isbn
9780299142001
Lccn
94017999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30399515

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