The natural history of unicorns

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“Lavers keeps his intellectual detective story passionate and suspenseful.”— Washington Post Book World


From Biblical stories about virgins to adventures with Harry Potter, unicorns have enchanted people for millennia. In the endlessly fascinating The Natural History of Unicorns, author Chris Lavers ingeniously traces the legend of this mysterious creature to the real people, places, and animals that have influenced its story.

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table_of_contents A one-horned ass -- Where unicorns roam -- The Judaeo-Christian unicorn -- The iconic unicorn -- Beneficent unicorns -- Hunting the khutu -- A great way off! -- In darkest Africa -- The scientist's unicorn -- Ancestral unicorns.
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