Windward Road, The: Adventures of a Naturalist on Remote Caribbean Shores

Carr, Archie

Published by Knopf, 1956
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258 pages plus index, b&w illustrations. Bright orange cloth, spine faded, no dust jacket. This now classic work is an account of Dr. Carr's travels around the Caribbean to study sea turtles and their migratory and behavior patterns, especially Kemp's Ridley, a species about which little was known at the time. This book led to the formation of The Brotherhood of the Green Turtle, which later became the Caribbean Conservation Corporation, and is now known as the Sea Turtle Conservancy. It was awarded the 1957 John Burroughs Medal for nature writing, which is awarded annually by the American Museum of Natural History. Previous owner's signature on front fly leaf, otherwise clean. Record # 408976. Bookseller Inventory # 408976

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Title: Windward Road, The: Adventures of a ...
Publisher: Knopf
Publication Date: 1956
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: None
Edition: 1st Edition

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Book Description Florida State, 1980. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Reissue. Reissue. Spine creased and reinforced with tape, edges rubbed. xl, 258, viii pp. The twenty-sixth book to receive the John Burroughs Medal for excellence in natural history. The Windward Road, published in 1956, made history. When Archie Carr began to rove the Caribbean to write about sea turtles, he saw that their numbers were dwindling. Out of this appeal to save them grew the first ventures in international sea turtle conservation and the establishment of the Caribbean Conservation Corporation.Keywords: SCIENCE NATURAL HISTORY. Bookseller Inventory # 1940030

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