When Cats Reigned Like Kings On the Trail of the Sacred Cats review é eBook or Kindle ePUB


  • Hardcover
  • 255
  • When Cats Reigned Like Kings On the Trail of the Sacred Cats
  • Georgie Anne Geyer
  • English
  • 03 March 2017
  • 9780740746970

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When Cats Reigned Like Kings On the Trail of the Sacred Cats review é eBook or Kindle ePUB Nationally syndicated journalist Georgie Anne Geyer explores the connections between the royal and sacred felines of ancient civilizations and the beloved domestic cats of todayChasing an irresistible mystery across the globe journalist Georgie Anne Geyer conducted exhaustive research into the little known puzzle of how cats came to occupy their uniue position in the lives of humans Treated with the tenacity resourcefulness and narrative instinct of a seasoned foreign correspondent the investigation yield. An entertaining narrative combining history and whimsical cat stories The Couette and the Boarding School research into the little known puzzle of how cats came to occupy their uniue position in the lives of humans Treated with the tenacity Imagimorphia resourcefulness and narrative instinct of a seasoned foreign correspondent the investigation yield. An entertaining narrative combining history and whimsical cat stories

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When Cats Reigned Like Kings On the Trail of the Sacred Cats review é eBook or Kindle ePUB Ed unexpected answers and posed tantalizing new uestions The result is a remarkable book bound to delight and amaze cat fanciers and adventure seekersIt was Geyer's curiosity about her own cats that inspired her to study the history of human feline relations and especially cats' exalted status among the ancients as royal or sacred beings Her uest spanned the earth In Egypt Geyer learned of the cat goddess Bastet and of the cat's role in the transmigration of souls In Myanmar she saw Leonardo DiCaprio Rick. Cute concept famed international correspondent Georgie Anne Geyer promises her pet cats that she will learn their sacred histories by jetsetting around the globe to places where cats were once revered The journalism that takes her Egypt Burma Thailand and Japan is incidental a cover really for this study of the history and myth of sacred cats Geyer s love for her cats and chatty meandering tone were enjoyable but the books got a bit too self indulgent by the end And the last section of the book is devoted to descriptions of modern cat breed a concept that gives me willies There was too much human racial essentialism orientalism built into her delight in attributing certain breed characteristics to the people who live in the region from whence each breed cameMy mom gave me this along with Geyer s Tunisia A Story of a Country that Works a much interesting use of her happy optimistic prose Illustrated Workbook for Self Therapy for Your Inner Critic remarkable book bound to delight and amaze cat fanciers and adventure seekersIt was Geyer's curiosity about her own cats that inspired her to study the history of human feline Earthfall relations and especially cats' exalted status among the ancients as A daddy for Christmas royal or sacred beings Her uest spanned the earth In Egypt Geyer learned of the cat goddess Bastet and of the cat's Banned in Britain role in the transmigration of souls In Myanmar she saw Leonardo DiCaprio Rick. Cute concept famed international correspondent Georgie Anne Geyer promises her pet cats that she will learn their sacred histories by jetsetting around the globe to places where cats were once Hour of the Beast revered The journalism that takes her Egypt Burma Thailand and Japan is incidental a cover Dictionary Of Dreams really for this study of the history and myth of sacred cats Geyer s love for her cats and chatty meandering tone were enjoyable but the books got a bit too self indulgent by the end And the last section of the book is devoted to descriptions of modern cat breed a concept that gives me willies There was too much human The Love of a Latino racial essentialism orientalism built into her delight in attributing certain breed characteristics to the people who live in the Other Days Other Eyes region from whence each breed cameMy mom gave me this along with Geyer s Tunisia A Story of a Country that Works a much interesting use of her happy optimistic prose

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When Cats Reigned Like Kings On the Trail of the Sacred Cats review é eBook or Kindle ePUB Y Martin and the other incongruously named cats of the Nga Phe Kyaung monastery trained by the monks to jump through hoops She even met a family who dutifully guards the heritage of the Japanese bobtail cultivating the line in of all places rural VirginiaRichly illustrated with photos of Geyer's journeys and historical cat images When Cats Reigned Like Kings also presents a Family of Cat section that describes the origins and characteristics of the 38 40 recognized modern cat breeds including photos of ea. Georgie Anne Geyer a foreign correspondent with vast knowledge of world affairs lends some of her globe trotting expertise and connections around the world to pursue the origins of the domestic cat If you care to sift through the author s overly sentimental fanciful speculation on the history of her pet cats you ll find some interesting tidbits on the history of domestic cats worldwide Contains a one to two page description of most of the commonly accepted cat breeds with something about what is known about their history A startling number of breeds can be traced back to a single mutation discovered in an otherwise unremarkable litter of kittens I was eager to learn about the technical aspects of cat breeds but alas Geyer s knowledge of genetics is zero to negative and nearly every time she attempts to describe how characteristic traits are inherited and expressed she unintentionally gives the science savvy reader a good chuckle Lila and Alex short story Lila #21 rural VirginiaRichly illustrated with photos of Geyer's journeys and historical cat images When Cats Reigned Like Kings also presents a Family of Cat section that describes the origins and characteristics of the 38 40 Burning Attraction recognized modern cat breeds including photos of ea. Georgie Anne Geyer a foreign correspondent with vast knowledge of world affairs lends some of her globe trotting expertise and connections around the world to pursue the origins of the domestic cat If you care to sift through the author s overly sentimental fanciful speculation on the history of her pet cats you ll find some interesting tidbits on the history of domestic cats worldwide Contains a one to two page description of most of the commonly accepted cat breeds with something about what is known about their history A startling number of breeds can be traced back to a single mutation discovered in an otherwise unremarkable litter of kittens I was eager to learn about the technical aspects of cat breeds but alas Geyer s knowledge of genetics is zero to negative and nearly every time she attempts to describe how characteristic traits are inherited and expressed she unintentionally gives the science savvy The Numbers Game Baseball's Lifelong Fascination with Statistics reader a good chuckle