Night of the Grizzlies ePub download
by Jack Olsen
- ISBN: 0943972485
- ISBN13: 978-0943972480
- ePub: 1675 kb | FB2: 1267 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Biological Sciences
- Publisher: Homestead Pub; unknown edition (June 1, 1996)
- Pages: 221
- Rating: 4.7/5
- Votes: 663
- Format: lit lrf rtf doc
Cover design by Vixer Ching.
Cover design by Vixer Ching. The answer was simple, of course: too many humans infringing on bear habitat, and poor management practices by the National Park Service. But that hasn’t kept grizzlies from killing again, and again. I hope this work explains why. -Jack Olsen, Spring 1996.
Night of the Grizzlies" is a great tale and although written by Olsen nearly 45 years ago, is only slightly outdated. The first time I read a book, I force myself to read the prologue. It's primarily a very in-depth description of the landscape, plants and animals that you find in Glacier National Park, with a little bit of history of human/grizzly bear interaction in the Park's history e.
Night of the Grizzlies (1969) is a book by Jack Olsen which details events surrounding the night of August 13, 1967, when two young women were separately attacked and killed in Glacier National Park, Montana, by grizzly bears. Both women, Julie Helgeson, 19, of Albert Lea, Minnesota, and Michele Koons, 19, of San Diego, California, died of their injuries. The night of August 12–13 was marked by lightning, which led some to speculate the bears were agitated by the stormy weather.
On some of these lower mountains and hills along the edges of the great park, stark rows of blackened tamaracks reach above the green treeline of the uppermost ridges.
On some of these lower mountains and hills along the edges of the great park, stark rows of blackened tamaracks reach above the green treeline of the uppermost ridges ades ago, they stand on their dead roots in the highest winds and refuse to fall, and somehow they resemble the charred and shattered rows of barbed-wire pickets that remained on the bloodied ridges of World War I. Forest fires, like wars, leave behind the artifacts of futility and uselessness. Scattered about on the heavily wooded.
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For more than half a century, grizzly bears roamed free in the national parks without causing a human fatality. Books related to Night of the Grizzlies.
The popular sport that summer was to lure the bears with spotlights and leftover scraps - in hopes of providing the tourists with a show, a close look at the great "teddy bears.
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Night of the Grizzlies (1969) is a book by Jack Olsen which details events surrounding the night of August 13, 1967, when two young women were separately attacked in Glacier National Park, Montana, by grizzly bears. This article is about the book, for the unrelated 1966 movie, see The Night of the Grizzly. Night of the Grizzlies.