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synopsis of the American minks

Ned Hollister

synopsis of the American minks

by Ned Hollister

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Published by Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American mink.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby N. Hollister.
    ContributionsUnited States National Museum.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp.471-480 ;
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19070531M

    His first book, The Naked and the Dead ()—in many respects still his most adequate novel—draws on techniques of Dos Passos, Farrell, Steinbeck, and other American social realists of the 30’s in order to present a panoramic view of American society in the crucible of war, the writer using his medium to grapple strenuously with the. American Mink, Neovison vison. Minks are small, short-legged members of the Mustelid family. The mink is an aggressive mammal that is adapted to a semi-aquatic life. Mink live in swamps, rivers, marshes, lakes and streams in North America, Europe, and the far .

    American Mink are opportunistic predators and they mainly feed on rats, rabbits, birds, fish, frogs and crayfish. Breeding After a gestation period of 40 - 75 days, 3 - 6 young are born in a den. They are weaned at 6 weeks old and become independent between 6 and 10 months. American Mink reach sexual maturity at 10 months old. Predators. Spelling variations of the surname Mink include Minks, Minke, Minch, and Menk. According to "The World Book of Minks" the Mink surname means "descendant of Menk, a pet form of Meinhardt". Because there are many descendants of the Germanic peoples, the Mink bloodline also contains Swiss, Swedish, Norwegian, and Dutch ancestry.

    Mink are semi-aquatic mammals and members of the weasel family, which include otters, ferrets, badgers, and martens. Minks can be found near rivers, lakes, and marshes throughout North America and are found in every part of Alaska except Kodiak Island, the Aleutians Islands, and most of the Arctic Slope.   “Of Gods and Men” is based on the true story of a group of French Cistercian Trappist monks caught up (and ultimately killed) in the violence that engulfed Algeria in the s.


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The book might have worked as a kind of West Coast Winesburg, Ohio, suffused as it is with empathy for working-class. American mink; American mink. Neovison vison. Mink are small carnivores of the mustelid family. They are predators, killing a wide variety of principally water-side animals - anything from small frogs and fish to water voles and moorhens.

The mink found in in Britain is an American species. It was an accidental addition to the British fauna. Notes: The American Mink is definitely most known for their fur and are still farmed for it to this day. Although the fur is what makes it famous there are also other qualities that it has that makes it quite an exquisite animal.

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Other articles where American mink is discussed: mink: mink (Mustela lutreola) and the American mink (Neovison vison) are both valued for their luxurious fur. The American mink is one of the pillars of the fur industry and is raised in captivity throughout the world.

In the wild, mink are small, discreet, and most often nocturnal, and they live. The mink we have in Britain are not native here. They are American mink (Neovison vison), which originated from mink brought here for continental Europe, there is also a European mink (Mustela lutreola), a somewhat different species and now European mink has apparently never existed in the British Isles.

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Dennis Potter won a Music by: James Horner. Voices of Play is the first ethnography to focus on the interaction between music and language in children’s discourse. Minks skillfully weaves together Latin American, North American, and European theories of culture and communication, creating a transdisciplinary dialogue that moves across intellectual : University of Arizona Press.Mink are not native to Britain but were brought here from North America in to be bred commercially for their fur.

Since then, releases and escapees have successfully established themselves in the British countryside. Mink have shiny, chocolate-brown fur that looks almost black, especially when wet, and a slightly bushy tail.

Mink are mostly .