Bear Attacks

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What causes bear attacks? When should you play dead and when should you fight an attacking bear? What do we know about black and grizzly bears and how can this knowledge be used to avoid bear attacks? And, more generally, what is the bear’s future?

Bear Attacks is a thorough and unflinching landmark study of the attacks made on men and women by the great grizzly and the occasionally deadly black bear. This is a book for everyone who hikes, ...

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Piscataway, Nj. 1985 Soft cover First Edition Very Good Book. 9h x 6w. A very interesting and informative 287 page illustrated soft cover book about bear attacks. A first ... edition published in 1985. Full number sequence 10-1 present on copyright page. 17 chapters on the subject by a Prof. of Environmental Science and Biology. A leading authority on bear ecology. The do's and don'ts. From what can we learn from the hundreds of other attacks and non injurious encounters to what causes bear attacks. When should you play dead or fight back? Many helpful illustrations in black and white from identifying bear tracks and characteristics to choosing safe camp sites and instructions of food storagebags in trees. Very good and clean condition. No markings. Some light edge wear present. Photo is our book. Read more Show Less

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Overview

What causes bear attacks? When should you play dead and when should you fight an attacking bear? What do we know about black and grizzly bears and how can this knowledge be used to avoid bear attacks? And, more generally, what is the bear’s future?

Bear Attacks is a thorough and unflinching landmark study of the attacks made on men and women by the great grizzly and the occasionally deadly black bear. This is a book for everyone who hikes, camps, or visits bear country – and for anyone who wants to know more about these sometimes fearsome but always fascinating wild creatures.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780888302793
  • Publisher: McClelland & Stewart Ltd.
  • Publication date: 7/1/1999
  • Pages: 296
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Stephen Herrero is a Professor of Environmental Science and Biology at the University of Calgary. He is recognized throughout the world as a leading authority on bear ecology, behaviour, and attacks.

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