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Crocodile fever

wildlife adventures in New Guinea

by Romulus Whitaker

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Orient Longman Limited in Hyderabad .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crocodiles -- Papua New Guinea.,
  • Zoology -- Papua New Guinea.,
  • Crocodile farming -- Papua New Guinea.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRom and Zai Whitaker ; photographs by Rom Whitaker ; sketches by Jennifer Daltry.
    ContributionsWhitaker, Zai, 1954-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17942318M
    ISBN 108125000836
    OCLC/WorldCa40540034

    Crocodile Fever, first published in , is a fascinating look at the life and adventures of Bryan Herbert Dempster. Dempster, born in South Africa, was perhaps the first white man to successfully hunt crocodiles, not for sport but to obtain their skins for his livelihood. The marsh crocodile, or mugger (C. palustris), is a freshwater species of India and Sir Lanka, regarded as sacred in some regions. The American crocodile (C. acutus) is found in fresh and saltwater in South Florida, the West Indies, Central America, and North West South America. It does not attack humans without provocation.

    Crocodile Fever Paperback – 1 Jan. by Lawrence Earl (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — — £ Hardcover from £Reviews: 3. CROCODILE FEVER. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. The personal history of Bryan Herbert Dempster makes a story of danger and hardihood -- and sometimes foolhardiness as he follows his star and his determination to earn his living by hunting crocodiles in South Africa.

      Crocodile Fever by Meghan Tyler focuses on a family in South Armagh, Northern Ireland in the midst of the Troubles. Mammy died in a fire, which Fianna went to prison for, leaving Alannah to care for their abusive father. Crocodile Fever, presented in association with the Lyric Theatre, Belfast, is set in South Armagh in and begins when Fianna, younger sister of Alannah (the houseproud cleaner) climbs through the kitchen window, effecting a reunion after 11 years in which she has served a jail sentence for a crime Alannah committed, and then joined the IRA.


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Easy suspension of disbelief and a strong stomach are essential for engagement with Crocodile Fever. While the more farcical and macabre elements are perhaps liable to polarise audience reactions, the heart of the play is absolutely rooted in some very important, albeit uncomfortable, truths.

Meghan Tyler’s Crocodile Fever is a play of gleeful excess. Set in south Armagh init’s a wickedly twisted tale of two sisters who turn the tables on their abusive father; a gruesome and. Northern Ireland, A farmhouse window smashes, and rebellious Fianna Devlin crashes back into the life of her pious sister Alannah.

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Overall, this is a play that slaps the audience right in the face with. A farmhouse window smashes, and rebellious Fianna Devlin crashes back into the life of her pious sister Alannah.

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Sean Kearns. Sean is a regular at the Lyric Theatre, recently starring in A Streetcar Named Desire, Good Vibrations and Double Cross, other Lyric productions including Weddins Weans and Wakes, The Crucible, As The Beast Sleeps, Of Mice and Men, The Importance of Being Earnest.

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