William Temple Hornaday was one of the most famous conservationist of the 19th century. In this long-overdue biography, the grinding contradictions of Hornaday's life also become clear in regards to saving the American bison and a controversial exhibit at the Bronx Zoo.
Mr. Hornaday's War
How a Peculiar Victorian Zookeeper Waged a Lonely Crusade for Wildlife That Changed the World
Non Fiction /
Science & Enviroment