Wapiti wilderness

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Knopf , New York
Teton County (Wyo.) -- Social life and cus
Statementby Margaret & Olaus Murie. With pen-and-ink drawings by Olaus Murie.
ContributionsMurie, Olaus Johan, 1889-1963.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF767.T28 M8
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 302 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17762204M

Wapiti Wilderness describes Mardy and Olaus deep love, both for each other, and for the wonderful surroundings in the Teton region around Jackson, Wyoming. The book spans the time from the late 's to the early 60's, a time Wapiti wilderness book great changes in the region, very interesting frontier characters, and living and camping out in the wild "out of /5(8).

Wapiti Wilderness book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. For over thirty-seven years, Margaret and Olaus Murie made their 4/5. Wapiti Wilderness, begun by Mrs. Murie as a sequel to her Two in the Far North, which told of the Muries' life and expeditions in Alaska, became a book written by both the Muries.

In alternate chapters, Olaus tells of his work as a field biologist for the old U.S. Bureau of Biological Survey and recounts stories of his studies of the elk and Brand: University Press of Colorado.

Wapiti Wilderness describes Mardy and Olaus deep love, both for each other, and for the wonderful surroundings in the Teton region around Jackson, Wyoming. The book spans the time from the late 's to the early 60's, a time of great changes in the region, very interesting frontier characters, and living and camping out in the wild "out of /5.

Wapiti Wilderness, begun by Mrs. Murie as a sequel to her book Two in the Far North, which told of the Muries' life and expeditions in Alaska, became collaborative effort by both the Muries.

In alternate chapters, Olaus tells of his work as a field biologist for the old U.S. Bureau of Biological Survey and recounts stories of his studies—not. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Wapiti Wilderness by Olaus Murie and Margaret Murie (, Paperback) at the best online prices at.

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Knopf, Inc. Chapter 4 originally appeared in "Nature" and several of the drawings originally appeared Wapiti wilderness book "The Living Wilderness" (now known as "Wilderness.").

Written by Mardy and her husband Olaus, Wapiti Wilderness chronicles the couple’s experiences in Jackson Hole while Olaus was conducting his ground-breaking study of the American elk.

The book contains numerous stories and anecdotes that bring those old days of Jackson back to life. Wapiti wilderness Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS.

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the Muries describe their wilderness life. Claus tells of riding after elk, moose, and also plant wildlife, gives some of the historical background of Jackson Hole, and tells a few anecdotes about its characters, past and present. nor are there many vivid incidents in the book; it is chiefly a record of a.

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Wapiti Wilderness. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, First edition. Hardcover. Octavo [21 cm] Brown cloth over boards. There is a contemporary owner's brief notation along the top edge of the front free endsheet.

In the dust jacket, with subtle age-toning. Very good / very good. Item # With pen-and-ink drawings by Olaus Murie. Wapiti Wilderness is a relaxed book, informed by a mellow nostalgia for the early days.

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Wapiti Wilderness, begun by Mrs. Murie as a sequel to her Two in the Far North, which told of the Muries' life and expeditions in Alaska, became a book written by both the Muries. In alternate. In addition to her autobiography, she wrote two other books, ''Island Between,'' published inand ''Wapiti Wilderness,'' published in with her husband as : Stuart Lavietes.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

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Rather than conducting empirical experiments, Murie practiced a more observational-based science. Murie focused his research on the North.

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