Books Mr. Hornaday's War How a Peculiar Victorian Zookeeper Waged a Lonely Crusade for Wildlife That Changed the World by Stefan Bechtel Hardcover, 254 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $26.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleMr. Hornaday's WarSubtitleHow a Peculiar Victorian Zookeeper Waged a Lonely Crusade for Wildlife That Changed the WorldAuthorStefan Bechtel Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Recounts the life of the conservationist, who spent his life protecting wildlife as a taxidermist and museum collector; as the founder and first director of the National Zoo; as director of the Bronx Zoo; and as an author. Genres: Nonfiction History & Society Science & Health Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Mr. Hornaday's War Sara Krulwich/The New York Times Krulwich Wonders... Too Many Cooks, Not Enough Fish. What's The Solution? May 15, 2012 If we don't notice that animals are in deep decline, do we keep eating and eating until what is disappearing is gone permanently? Or do we unconsciously adjust?