Living with Wildness: An Alaskan Odyssey

Living with Wildness: An Alaskan Odyssey

by Bill Sherwonit



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781602230149
Publisher: University of Alaska Press
Publication date: 07/15/2008
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Bill Sherwonit is a widely published journalist and nature writer, and has written ten previous books on Alaska.

Table of Contents


1. Introduction: Coming Home

2. Anchorage’s Hillside: Living with Wildness

3. Anchorage’s Hillside: Wildness Through the Years and Seasons

4. Connecticut Roots

5. Hunting Anchorage’s Frogs

6. Airport Pond: An Urban Tale of Discovery and Loss

7. Living with Bears

8. Anchorage’s Wild Coastal Fringes

9. Chugach State Park: Wilderness at the Edge of Town

10. Wonders of the Night Sky

11. Going Solo Through Gates of the Arctic

12. Encounters with the Other: Arctic Wolf

13. Encounters with the Other: In the Company of Bears

14. Encounters with the Other: A Gift of Halibut

15. In Search of the Wild Man

16. Epilogue: First Snow

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