The Arctic Wolf: Ten Years with the Pack

The Arctic Wolf: Ten Years with the Pack

by L. David Mech
     
 
In a remote land where he battles arctic winds and blizzards one day and mosquitoes the next, Dr. L. David Mech has learned more about the day-to-day life of the wolf than any other person. For months at a time, he has watched wolves play, sleep, socialize, and train their young. When they go on the hunt for musk oxen, he has followed. From his expeditions he has

Overview

In a remote land where he battles arctic winds and blizzards one day and mosquitoes the next, Dr. L. David Mech has learned more about the day-to-day life of the wolf than any other person. For months at a time, he has watched wolves play, sleep, socialize, and train their young. When they go on the hunt for musk oxen, he has followed. From his expeditions he has gathered a multitude of intriguing observations and remarkable photographs, which he shares with you here.

Wolf lovers and nature enthusiasts alike will treasure this collectible anniversary edition of Dr. Mech's esteemed classic The Arctic Wolf: Living With the Pack. You'll revisit the original pack members---including Alpha Male, Mom, Shaggy, Mid-Back, Lone Ranger, Left Shoulder, and Scruffy---and meet the next generation of wolves as you delight in Dr. Mech's fascinating stories and photographs.

Editorial Reviews

Smithsonian Magazine
Mech is the foremost expert on wolves in this country, possibly in the world, hands down.
Natural History
Outstanding photographs....a welcome addition to any library.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780896583535
Publisher:
Voyageur Press
Publication date:
11/16/1997
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
10.21(w) x 10.19(h) x 0.77(d)

What People are saying about this

Les Blacklock
The Arctic Wolf is totally captivating. From the first sentence to the end, I was held until I read it all, and I enthusiastically recommend it to anyone with a shred of interest in nature.

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