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Title:
Spirit bear : encounters with the white bear of the western rainforest
Author:
Russell, Charles.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Toronto : Key Porter Books, [1994]

©1994
Physical Description:
144 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781550135954

9781550136494
Format :
Book

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Material Type
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Status
Central Library QL737.C27 R87 1994 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

A nature book on the author's study of the rare Kermode bear, a variety of grizzly bear usually white in color, on the Princess Royal Island in British Columbia. Illustrated with 100 color photographs.


Excerpts

Excerpts

I could scarcely believe what I was experiencing. Here was a wild bear, of fearsome lore, examining me and my trappings as though I were a novelty, a cousin from the big city come to visit -- an object of curiosity, but definitely not something to fear, or to eat for that matter. Excerpted from Spirit Bear: Encounters with the White Bear of the Western Rainforest by Charles Russell All rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the written permission of the publisher.
I could scarcely believe what I was experiencing. Here was a wild bear, of fearsome lore, examining me and my trappings as though I were a novelty, a cousin from the big city come to visit -- an object of curiosity, but definitely not something to fear, or to eat for that matter. Excerpted from Spirit Bear: Encounters with the White Bear of the Western Rainforest by Charles Russell All rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the written permission of the publisher.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Foreword
Acknowledgements
Early Years The Quest Eden Spirits Meet
Final Thoughts How You Can Help
Index
Introduction
Foreword
Acknowledgements
Early Years The Quest Eden Spirits Meet
Final Thoughts How You Can Help
Index

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