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The wild horse dilemma : conflicts and controversies of the Atlantic coast herds / written and illustrated by Bonnie U. Gruenberg.

Author/creator Gruenberg, Bonnie Urquhart author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Strasburg, PA : Quagga Press, [2015]
Copyright Notice ©2015
Description595 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Subject(s)
Contents The dilemma : wild horses, feral horses -- The mustang predicament -- Assateague, Maryland : camping with horses -- Chincoteague-Assateague, Virginia : the wild, wild east -- Currituck Banks, North Carolina : the end of the road -- Ocracoke, North Carolina : bankers, Blackbeard, and boy scouts -- Down east : Shackleford Banks, Carrot Island, and Cedar Island, North Carolina -- Cumberland Island, Georgia : island of contradictions.
Abstract "Tirades and threats. Hyperbole and deception. Living traditions and dying herds. The conflicts that rage around the wild horses of the Altantic coast can be loud, confusing, even vicious. Wild horses have lived on eastern barrier islands for hundreds of years, and many people want them to remain. Advocates and detractors alike turn to science to support their views, but often reach different conclusions from the same information."-- Page 4 of cover.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2014952179
ISBN9780979002038 (pbk.)
ISBN0979002036 (pbk.)

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