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The Resource The blue bear : a true story of friendship, tragedy, and survival in the Alaskan wilderness, Lynn Schooler

The blue bear : a true story of friendship, tragedy, and survival in the Alaskan wilderness, Lynn Schooler

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The blue bear : a true story of friendship, tragedy, and survival in the Alaskan wilderness
Title
The blue bear
Title remainder
a true story of friendship, tragedy, and survival in the Alaskan wilderness
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Schooler
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History of a photograph
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photographer and wildlife guide Schooler recounts the story of his friendship with Japanese photographer Michio Hoshino, their trips into the Alaskan wilderness in search of the rare glacier bear, Hoshino's death by mauling, and the lessons that Schooler drew from Hoshino's life and death
Summary
A personal journey through Alaska's Glacier Coast recounts the author's quest to photograph the elusive glacier bear, revealing the author's struggle with personal tragedy and how his quest enabled him to find new meaning in life
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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067710
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.78
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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a true story of friendship, tragedy, and survival in the Alaskan wilderness
Label
The blue bear : a true story of friendship, tragedy, and survival in the Alaskan wilderness, Lynn Schooler
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Severance -- First encounters -- Eruption -- Refugia -- Russell Fjord -- Johnstone Bay -- Malaspina and Disenchantment Bay -- Tsunami -- Butcher, the baker -- Place without storms -- South to Cape Fanshaw -- Storm -- Transients -- Miraculous fledglings and shape-shifting bears -- Wildfire -- Kamchatka -- Primary colors -- Epilogue -- Select bibliography
Control code
6016023
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ecco pbk. ed.
Extent
xiv, 272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060935733
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The blue bear : a true story of friendship, tragedy, and survival in the Alaskan wilderness, Lynn Schooler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Severance -- First encounters -- Eruption -- Refugia -- Russell Fjord -- Johnstone Bay -- Malaspina and Disenchantment Bay -- Tsunami -- Butcher, the baker -- Place without storms -- South to Cape Fanshaw -- Storm -- Transients -- Miraculous fledglings and shape-shifting bears -- Wildfire -- Kamchatka -- Primary colors -- Epilogue -- Select bibliography
Control code
6016023
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ecco pbk. ed.
Extent
xiv, 272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060935733
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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