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Author Halverson, Anders, 1969-

Title An entirely synthetic fish : how rainbow trout beguiled America and overran the world / Anders Halverson

Publ Info New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  QL638.S2 H187 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  QL638 S2 H187 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  QL638.S2 H187 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxi, 257 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-244) and index
Contents A less bold and spirited nation -- Essentially a national matter -- Let the best fish win -- As many different states as possible -- A new variety of trout -- Define me a gentleman -- Paying customers and hatchery product -- A full-scale military operation -- Money makes a way -- The way of the passenger pigeon -- A single new mongrel species -- It doesn't do any good -- Epilogue: The last generation of troutfishers
LC subject Rainbow trout
Introduced fishes -- United States
Rainbow trout industry -- United States -- History
ISBN 9780300140873 (alk. paper)
0300140878 (alk. paper)