A Naturalist in Alaska

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University of Arizona Press, 1990 - Science - 302 pages
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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. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
 

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Contents

WildernessNorth
3
The Lynx and the Pendulum
14
The Ways of Grizzly Bears
28
Bears and Squirrels
45
Of Bears and Men
57
The Grizzly and Wagss Fish
71
Nokomis and Old Rosy
86
Why Teenage Grizzlies Leave Home
101
The Alaska Haymouse
175
Gulls and Mice
189
In Search of Wolves
196
Battles at the East Fork Den
206
Wolf Home Life
217
Dall Sheep
237
The Wolves Go Sheep Hunting
252
The Caribou Herds
267

Picturesque Moose
107
Wolverine Trails
122
Reynard of the North
138
Splitear the Fox
150
Happy Foraging
162
Wolves Hunt Caribou
276
Cranes and Caribou
293
Index
299
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