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The dog and the wolf

a retelling of Aesop"s fable

by Eric Blair

  • 148 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Picture Window Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fables.,
  • Folklore.

  • About the Edition

    After meeting a well-fed dog, a half-starved wolf is ready to exchange his life in the wild for the daily comforts of food and shelter until he learns that a full belly is not worth the price of freedom.

    Edition Notes

    Statementadapted by Eric Blair ; illustrated by Diane Silverman.
    SeriesRead-it! readers.
    ContributionsAesop., Silverman, Dianne, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.2.B595 Dl 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3677371M
    ISBN 101404803238
    LC Control Number2003016673
    OCLC/WorldCa53077376

    Filled with incisive observations, Neither Wolf Nor Dog is a classic that should be read and savored by anyone interested in spirituality. Near the end of the book, the author listens as Dan explains the role that Native Americans have played in the history of America and in the soul-development of whites. Hodanish explains, “A high content wolf-dog is mostly wolf with a small amount of dog, and a low content wolf-dog is mostly dog with a small amount of wolf.” A mid-content wolf-dog, then, would be about the same on both sides. “Low and mid content wolf-dogs can be trained like any standard or mixed breed dog,” Hodanish continues.

      When you get down to the genetic difference between a wolf and a domestic dog, whether it is a Chihuahua or a Great Dane, all dogs are percent genetically a .   A Wolf Called Romeo is the true story of the exceptional black wolf who spent seven years interacting with the people and dogs of Juneau, Alaska, living on the edges of their community, engaging in an improbable, awe-inspiring interspecies dance, and bringing the wild into sharp focus/5(15).

      Kent Nerburn's "Neither Wolf nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads With an Indian Elder," will be the topic of a book discussion Wednesday, at Creek Bend Nature Center in St. : Valerie Blaine. Wolf and Dog Sylvia Vanden Heede, trans. from the Dutch by Bill Nagelkerke, illus. by Marije Tolman. Gecko Press USA (Lerner, dist.), $ (96p) ISBN


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