Minecraft Adventures B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | August 24, 2015

    Ellen Urbani: IMG Like Every Other Survivor



    Note: Join us at Powell's City of Books on Saturday, August 29, for an author event with Ellen Urbani. I have an uncommon penchant for aligning... Continue »
    1. $11.17 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

      Landfall

      Ellen Urbani 9780988265776

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$9.00
List price: $16.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
10 Partner Warehouse General- General

This title in other editions

Shadow Mountain : a Memoir of Wolves, a Woman, and the Wild (03 Edition)

by

Shadow Mountain : a Memoir of Wolves, a Woman, and the Wild (03 Edition) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Please note that used books may not include additional media (study guides, CDs, DVDs, solutions manuals, etc.) as described in the publisher comments.

Publisher Comments:

After forming an intense bond with Natasha, a wolf cub she raised as part of her undergraduate research, Renée Askins was inspired to found the Wolf Fund. As head of this grassroots organization, she made it her goal to restore wolves to Yellowstone National Park, where they had been eradicated by man over seventy years before. Here, Askins recounts her courageous fifteen-year campaign, wrangling along the way with Western ranchers and their political allies in Washington, enduring death threats, and surviving the anguish of illegal wolf slayings to ensure that her dream of restoring Yellowstones ecological balance would one day be realized. Told in powerful, first-person narrative, Shadow Mountain is the awe-inspiring story of her mission and her impassioned meditation on our connection to the wild.

About the Author

Renée Askins founded the Wolf Fund in 1986 for the sole purpose of reintroducing wolves into Yellowstone National Park. She has been profiled in Time, Harper's Bazaar, Audubon, the New York Times, People, and Parade and her writing has been featured in Harper's Magazine and in the anthology Intimate Nature: The Bond Between Women and Animals. She has traveled and lectured extensively on the topic of wildness in our culture. She lives in Wilson, Wyoming, with her husband, her daughter, four dogs, and three parakeets.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780385482264
Author:
Askins, Renee
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Dogs
Subject:
Wolves
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
Mammals
Subject:
Animals - Mammals
Subject:
General Nature
Subject:
Biology-Reference
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20040131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.20x5.32x.72 in. .55 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Stokes Nature Guides #0001: A Guide... Used Trade Paper $5.50
  2. Complete Tracker Used Hardcover $2.95
  3. Folk Medicine in Southern Appalachia New Trade Paper $24.00
  4. Owls Aren't Wise and Bats Aren't... Used Trade Paper $6.95
  5. The Plainsmen of the Yellowstone Used Trade Paper $5.95
  6. Ida B: And Her Plans to Maximize...
    Used Book Club Hardcover $3.50

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Military » Strategy Tactics and Deception
Science and Mathematics » Biology » Reference
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » Environment
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Mammals » General
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Mammals » Wild Canines
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Camping and Hiking » Guides

Shadow Mountain : a Memoir of Wolves, a Woman, and the Wild (03 Edition) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$9.00 In Stock
Product details 336 pages Anchor Books/Doubleday - English 9780385482264 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.