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The Great bear :contemporary writings on the grizzly
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Book News Annotation:
An anthology of fine, diverse writings--17 essays by Aldo Leopold, Edward Abbey, John McPhee, William Kittredge, and others. Royalties from the sale of the book go to the Nature Conservancy's programs for acquiring and preserving grizzly habitat. Nicely put together, with introductory material and a chronology of the grizzly bear in America, as well as a bibliography and index.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-240) and index.
About the Author
John A. Murray has published more than 40 books, including Cinema Southwest, the winner of the Southwest Book Award, and Mythmakers of the West: Shaping America's Imagination. The editor of numerous nature anthologies, such as Out Among the Wolves, The Great Bear, and Fulcrum's Nature's New Voices.
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