A Naturalist In Alaska

Author: Adolph Murie
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816511686
Size: 55.31 MB
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Paperback reissue (first publication was 1961) of the entirely charming, even magical study of the life cycles and interrelationships of the animals of Alaska. The pen-and-ink drawings are by Adolph's brother Olaus.

Steller S Island

Author: Dean Littlepage
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594850578
Size: 17.54 MB
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This book examines the historical legacy of the man whose name graces the Steller's jay, Steller sea lion, Steller's eider, and more.

Guide To The Birds Of Alaska

Author: Robert H. Armstrong
Publisher: Alaska Northwest Books
ISBN: 9781941821428
Size: 50.49 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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A must-have for Alaska birders now in its sixth edition, this comprehensive guide provides the most current knowledge about the birds in Alaska.

A Naturalist S Guide To Haines Alaska

Author: Judy Hall Jacobson
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781500474140
Size: 37.38 MB
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This book may be short, but it is long on beautiful color photographs taken in and around Haines.

Hoshino S Alaska

Author: Michio Hoshino
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9780811856515
Size: 76.99 MB
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Hoshino's Alaska celebrates his life and work by collecting nearly 150 of his bestimages, along with insightful excerpts from his writings, and essays by his close friend and translator Karen Colligan-Taylor and by author and photographer ...

Denali

Author: Bill Sherwonit
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898867107
Size: 37.11 MB
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Denali, "The High One," (Alaska's Mount McKinley) has beguiled storytellers since time immemorial.

Travels In Alaska

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547561677
Size: 16.84 MB
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Muir's Alaskan trips also were a culmination of the feats of exploration that helped
make him famous. As Edwin Way Teale observed, Muir was not a "thrill seeker"
— the exploits served his vocation as a naturalist. Nevertheless, his Alaska
adventures make thrilling reading. Along with mountaineering, which hed
perfected in California, they included two epic voyages. In 1879, he canoed an
eight-hundred-mile loop from Wrangell Island in the south to Glacier Bay in the
north, becoming ...

Sea Cows Shamans And Scurvy

Author: Ann Arnold
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 9780374399474
Size: 10.10 MB
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Making judicious use of Steller’s richly detailed journals and liberal use of illustrations and maps, Ann Arnold allows the reader to join Steller on this fascinating voyage and its final dangerous mission, which left half the crew dead ...

Alaska S Wildlife

Author: Tom Walker
Publisher: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company
ISBN:
Size: 76.59 MB
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Tom Walker, Alaska's premier wildlife photographer, presents the state's well-know wildlife along with its more unusual species in the incredible selections of photos taken for this book.