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The Last grizzly : and other Southwestern bear stories, compiled by David E. Brown and John A. Murray

Label
The Last grizzly : and other Southwestern bear stories
Title
The Last grizzly
Title remainder
and other Southwestern bear stories
Statement of responsibility
compiled by David E. Brown and John A. Murray
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of true stories about grizzly and black bears in the greater southwest from the 1820s to present day demonstrates changing attitudes toward bears and the preservation of the animals and their habitats
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
599.784
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL737.C27
LC item number
L385 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, David E.
  • Murray, John A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grizzly bear
  • Grizzly bear hunting
  • Bear hunting
Label
The Last grizzly : and other Southwestern bear stories, compiled by David E. Brown and John A. Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Tuscon : University of Arizona Press, ©1988
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hunting bears for fun and profit: the age of discovery, 1826-1890: Killing a grizzly in its den / James Ohio Pattie, ca. 1826 ; A convention of grizzlies / Dick Wootton, ca. 1850 ; A sporting adventure in the far West / John Mortimer Murphy, 1860s ; Hunting bear in the Sangre de Cristos / C.E. Edwords, ca. 1883 ; Susie -- queen of the "spoilt" grizzlies / Montague Stevens, 1883 ; A hunting adventure / William French, ca. 1885 ; Hunting grizzlies in Chihuahua / Charles Sheldon, ca. 1890 -- Things get ugly: the age of conflict, 1884-1925: A bear hunter who lost / Albert E. Thompson, 1885 ; Encounter with a bear / George C. Naegle, 1892 ; Bear Cosper and Fred Fritz's bear fights / as told by J.T. Mathews and Joseph Miller, 1907 ; Bear Moore's life-scars / Jack Stockbridge, ca. early 1900s -- Mopping up: the age of professionals, 1913-1935: My biggest grizzly / Ben V. Lilly, 1903 ; Hiring Ben Lilly for the Biological Survey / J. Stokley Ligon, 1916 ; Hunting stock-killing grizzlies / Jack Tooker, ca. 1920 ; Old man grizzly / G.W. Evans, 1930 ; A yarn and true stories Nat Straw told / J. Frank Dobie, ca. 1930s -- Recreations and requiems: the age of appreciation, 1920-1986: Colorado trails / Zane Grey, ca. 1922 ; The last grizzly / Elliott Barker, 1923 ; There goes a bear -- and -- it's a grizzly / Carlos Mateo Bail<U+00d4>on G., May 20, 1955 ; Grizzlies of the Sierra del Nido / A. Starker Leopold, 1967 ; On killing a bear / David E. Brown, 1982 ; The last southwestern grizzly / John A. Murray, 1986 -- Epilogue / David E. Brown
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
vii, 184 pages
Isbn
9780816501236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • ocn911793064
  • (OCoLC)911793064
  • 2019204
Label
The Last grizzly : and other Southwestern bear stories, compiled by David E. Brown and John A. Murray
Publication
Note
Reprint. Tuscon : University of Arizona Press, ©1988
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hunting bears for fun and profit: the age of discovery, 1826-1890: Killing a grizzly in its den / James Ohio Pattie, ca. 1826 ; A convention of grizzlies / Dick Wootton, ca. 1850 ; A sporting adventure in the far West / John Mortimer Murphy, 1860s ; Hunting bear in the Sangre de Cristos / C.E. Edwords, ca. 1883 ; Susie -- queen of the "spoilt" grizzlies / Montague Stevens, 1883 ; A hunting adventure / William French, ca. 1885 ; Hunting grizzlies in Chihuahua / Charles Sheldon, ca. 1890 -- Things get ugly: the age of conflict, 1884-1925: A bear hunter who lost / Albert E. Thompson, 1885 ; Encounter with a bear / George C. Naegle, 1892 ; Bear Cosper and Fred Fritz's bear fights / as told by J.T. Mathews and Joseph Miller, 1907 ; Bear Moore's life-scars / Jack Stockbridge, ca. early 1900s -- Mopping up: the age of professionals, 1913-1935: My biggest grizzly / Ben V. Lilly, 1903 ; Hiring Ben Lilly for the Biological Survey / J. Stokley Ligon, 1916 ; Hunting stock-killing grizzlies / Jack Tooker, ca. 1920 ; Old man grizzly / G.W. Evans, 1930 ; A yarn and true stories Nat Straw told / J. Frank Dobie, ca. 1930s -- Recreations and requiems: the age of appreciation, 1920-1986: Colorado trails / Zane Grey, ca. 1922 ; The last grizzly / Elliott Barker, 1923 ; There goes a bear -- and -- it's a grizzly / Carlos Mateo Bail<U+00d4>on G., May 20, 1955 ; Grizzlies of the Sierra del Nido / A. Starker Leopold, 1967 ; On killing a bear / David E. Brown, 1982 ; The last southwestern grizzly / John A. Murray, 1986 -- Epilogue / David E. Brown
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
vii, 184 pages
Isbn
9780816501236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • ocn911793064
  • (OCoLC)911793064
  • 2019204

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