Spirit of the Wild : A Celebration of Wolves in Word and Image

Book - 2000 | 1st pbk. ed.
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"This handsome new book presents the wolf in fact, fiction, legend, folklore, and art, pairing outstanding color photographs and art reproductions with excerpts from writings about wolves. The photos are the work of well-known nature and outdoor photographers, and the writings include observations by field biologists...and fiction, poetry, and folk legends from many lands....has much to teach about the habits and unique social structure of wolves and also raises important questions about the issue of the preservation of the wolf...and its reintroduction to former habitats....will be hailed by wolf enthusiasts and is recommended wherever interest warrants."-- Library Journal . "...clearly aims to...endow wolves with some of the majesty they deserve. Plentiful color photographs are interspersed among the essays, poems and more than a few Native American myths."-- Publisher's Weekly . "...a tribute to the enduring mystique of the wolf..."-- American Bookseller . "...will inform, inspire, and enthrall readers of all ages."-- Book Links . "...beautiful and powerful...superlative array of images....The best choice for young adults...a highly recommended purchase."-- Voya .
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., 2000, c1993.
Edition: 1st pbk. ed.
ISBN: 9780806987170
Characteristics: xi, 182 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map.
Additional Contributors: Landau, Diana 1950-


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