The World of Wilderness

Essays on the Power and Purpose of Wild Country by T.H. Watkins

Publisher: Roberts Rinehart Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: The World of Wilderness | T.H. Watkins
Published: Pages: 228 Downloads: 104
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Subjects:

  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • NATURAL HISTORY, COUNTRY LIFE & PETS,
  • Wildlife,
  • Nature conservation,
  • Conservation Of Natural Resources (General),
  • Nature,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Wilderness areas,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • United States,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Travel / General,
  • Essays,
  • Philosophy
  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8699705M
    ISBN 101570980179
    ISBN 109781570980176
    OCLC/WorldCa32764504

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Into the Wilderness is one of those rare stories that let you breathe the air of another time, and leave your footprints on the snow of a wild, strange place.

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The series ran for over twenty years making it one of the longest contemporary book series ever written by a single author. Although "Deep Survival" is not a traditional how-to survival book, it is a must-read for any wilderness explorer.

Author Laurence Gonzalez, who has written survival stories for “National Geographic Explorer,” “Outside” and “Men’s Journal,” explores what he considers to be the best survival tool—your mind 4.

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He was instrumental in the creation and passage of the National Parks Act, and founder of the Sierra Club, acting as its president until his death. While not a "wilderness book" per se, this novel makes the outdoor world of the northern Rockies as much a character as the unforgettable sisters at its heart, whose hometown "was chastened by an.

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One of the original Disney World resorts, Fort Wilderness opened in Novemberjust a month after Magic Kingdom. Fort Wilderness's rustic, woodland theme is on display everywhere — from the resort signage to the individual accent lights in your cabin.This is the second audiobook in the "Wilderness Series".

Up in the Rockies, where a man could live free, Nathaniel King and a rugged mountain man named Shakespeare McNair head for a rendezvous of trappers and fur traders.In the Wilderness is not just your average book of Adirondack adventures.

Author Charles Warner relates commonly told tales with uncommon humor and insight, not unlike the writings of .