Grey Owl Pilgrims of the Wild

ISBN 13: 9780140056280

Pilgrims of the Wild

 
9780140056280: Pilgrims of the Wild

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Grey Owl
Published by Penguin Books (1983)
ISBN 10: 0140056289 ISBN 13: 9780140056280
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1983. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 221 PAGES. BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOS. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1482701218440

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Book Description Penguin Books. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Minimal damage to cover and binding. Pages show light use. Bookseller Inventory # G0140056289I3N00

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Grey Owl
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Book Description Penguin, London, 1982. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good ++. Trade paperback, later printing, 221 pages, plus black-and-white photographs; very tiny traces of shelf wear, but unread condition. Bookseller Inventory # 034480

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Grey Owl
Published by Penguin Books Canada, Markham, ON, Canada (1983)
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Book Description Penguin Books Canada, Markham, ON, Canada, 1983. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Foreword by Lovat Dickson. Abridged by Olive Jones. Very good orange color pictorial trade paperback. Light wear, clean interior. (1983), 12mo, [8], 9-224pp. Arora 1890 Saskatchewan Bibliography, Fee & Cawker p.51 Canadian Fiction An Annotated Bibliography, "In this book, Grey Owl, or Archie Belaney, describes the change from the life of a trapper, to that of a conservationist." "Grey Owl (or Wa-sha-quon-asin, from the Ojibwe wenjiganoozhiinh, meaning "great horned owl" or "great grey owl") was the name Archibald Belaney (September 18, 1888 - April 13, 1938) adopted when he took on a First Nations identity as an adult. Born in England as Archibald Stansfeld Belaney, and migrating to Canada in the first decade of the 20th century, he rose to prominence as a notable author, lecturer, and one of the "most effective apostles of the wilderness". In his experiences with the Ojibwe Indians, Archibald Belaney learnt the Aboriginal harvesting techniques, trapping, and Ojibwe culture. The pivotal moment of departure for Grey Owl¿s early conservation work was when he began his relationship with a young Iroquois girl named Gertrude Bernard, who assisted in his transition from trapper to conservationist. In working with the National Parks Branch, Grey Owl gained recognition and fame in his early career as a conservationist, becoming the subject of many films, and being established as the ¿caretaker of park animals¿ at Riding Mountain National Park in Manitoba in 1931. Together with his numerous articles, books, films and lectures, his views on conservationism reached audiences beyond the borders of Canada, impacting how humans' saw their adverse relationship with nature. His conservation views largely focused on humans' negative impact on nature through their commodification of nature's resources for profits and a need for humans to develop a respect for nature. Revelation of his British origins after his death adversely affected his reputation for some time. Since the 1970s and, with the centennial of his birth, there has been renewed public appreciation for his conservation efforts. Recognition has included biographies, a historic plaque at his birthplace, and a 1999 biopic about his life by director Richard Attenborough." Wikipedia. Bookseller Inventory # 027929

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Grey Owl
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Book Description Penguin Books, Markham, ON, Canada, 1983. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. ISBN: 0-14-00-5628-9, Very slight shelf rubbing, little wear. Quite clean. 'Grey Owl learned his living as a guide and trapper in the Canadian backwoods until, one winter, he and his Iroquois wife, Anahareo, adopted two orphaned beaver kittens. . . . Grey Owl abandoned his job, and he and Anahareo dedicated their lives to finding sactuary for the beaver.' Illustrated. Abridged by Olive Jones. 220 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 004327

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Grey Owl
Published by Penguin Books Ltd 1983 Paperback (1983)
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd 1983 Paperback, 1983. Book Condition: Good. 224 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 727407

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Grey Owl
Published by Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England (1983)
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, 1983. Paperbound. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Crabbe, Gordon (cover illustration) (illustrator). Penguin Books Reprinted Abridged Edition. 5 1/16 x 7 3/4. Abridged by Olive Jones, with foreward by Lovat Dickson. The classic account of a man's determination to save the beaver. Photos individually credited. Soft cover. 220 pages. Location: C 121. Autobiography/natural History. Bookseller Inventory # 5012

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Book Description Penguin Books, 1983. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Good. Light reading wear. Very clean interior. Bookseller Inventory # 0239694

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Book Description Penguin Books, 1983. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-261-98-7987107

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