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Myth and maneater

David Kenyon Webster

Myth and maneater

the story of the shark.

by David Kenyon Webster

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sharks.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL638.9 .W4 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p.
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5879293M
    LC Control Number63009883
    OCLC/WorldCa4293273

    He had a wife (Barbara), whom he married in , and had three children. His interest in sharks led him to write a book on the subject entitled Myth and Maneater: The Story of the Shark. However, Webster's interest in aquatics eventually may have led to his demise, as he was lost at sea off the coast of Santa Monica on September 9, The Role of Myth in The ManEater of Malgudi Narayan'sThe Man-Eater of MalgudiBy Jonathan Kassian TRIN In R.K. Narayan's book The Man-Eater of Malgudi, there exists a deep mythical structure. The story of the peaceful printer Nataraj who must overcome the demon-like Vasu is structured very much like a myth.

    Webster's other works include Myth and Maneater. David Kenyon Webster () was an aspiring writer who left Harvard to join the paratroops in World War II. After the war ended, he wrote about his experience as a paratrooper in Parachute Infantry. What followed was a saga of evasion and retribution as the trial of the century worked to extricate fact from myth and Polly Pry, a once-famed pioneering journalist, took on the cause of Packer. Man-Eater is the definitive story of a legendary crime—a gripping tale of unspeakable suffering, the desperate struggle for survival, and the fight.

    Most large predatory animals can and will see humans as suitable prey under the right circumstances; however, true "man eaters", that is, individual animals that prefer human flesh over any other food, are very rare. This list is a selection of some of the worst cases of man eaters recorded in history. the legend of the maneater Download the legend of the maneater or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get the legend of the maneater book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.


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Oh, Webster, why did you not live long enough to write more of this delightful book. To write more, in general. The world lost a great writer when you died. Myth and Maneater is probably one of the first books to describes sharks as something other than a killing machine.4/5.

out of 5 stars Myth and Maneater. Reviewed in the United States on Octo I have just finished reading this book and think it is a great source of information. It is a great source for shark attacks and sharks themselves. It is a very good book especially for people living in California, it obtains lots of information on our 5/5(2).

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out of 5 stars Myth or Maneater. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 1 May Verified Purchase. This book makes great reading. The auther really knew his subject he studied sharks from boyhood to manhood when he was devoured by one of his subjects/5(3). Buy Myth and Maneater The Story of the Shark 1st Dell Printing by David Kenyon Webster (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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His name was Alfred G. Packer, though he would soon become infamous throughout the country under a different name: “the Man-Eater.”/5. Webster's book. this book is written by a man of broad experience, and the fact that his prodigious intellect was focused on this subject gives evidence to the magnitude of the animal.5/5(1).

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Myth and maneater: the story of the shark. London: Davies. MLA Citation. Webster, David Kenyon. Myth and maneater: the story of the shark / by David Kenyon Webster Davies London Australian/Harvard Citation. Webster, David Kenyon.Myth and maneater: the story of the shark / by David Kenyon Webster Davies London.

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In David Webster’s book Myth and Maneater (, pp. 50, 67), this change can be seen as shark bites on people are labeled as a “molestation” and “assaults.” In response to these concepts of shark behavior, “shark control” programs are enacted by nations around the world.

Shark bites have been treated as if they were crimes in the Cited by: Man and Myth book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Never before on audio and authorized by the Joseph Campbell Foundation, /5. Dell was a likely choice: it had published a mass market paperback of Webster's shark book, Myth and Maneater: The Story of the Shark, when the movie "Jaws" was released. She felt that Parachute Infantry could find a wider audience now, given the interest in HBO's "Band of Brothers."5/5(5).Norton's COVID response: We are here to help with your courses.

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