From the Andes to the Outback : Acclimatising Alpacas in the British Empire

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Cowie, Helen Louise;
(2017)

This article examines attempts to naturalise the alpaca in the British Empire. In the nineteenth century Britain made concerted efforts to appropriate useful plants and animals and acclimatise them within its own colonies. The alpaca was a prime target for acclimatisers... View more
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