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Author Swinburne, Stephen R.

Title Once a wolf : how wildlife biologists fought to bring back the gray wolf / Stephen R. Swinburne ; with photographs by Jim Brandenburg.

Imprint Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin, 1999.


Description 48 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 map ; 24 x 29 cm.
Note "Scientists in the field"--Cocer.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
Contents ch. 1. "Beast of waste and desolation" -- ch. 2. Early conservationists -- ch. 3. Battle to bring the gray wolf home -- ch. 4. Back on the map.
Summary Surveys the history of the troubled relationship between wolves and humans, examines the view that these predators are a valuable part of the ecosystem, and describes the conservation movement to restore them to the wild.
Subject Wolves -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife reintroduction -- Yellowstone National Park -- Juvenile literature.
Endangered species.
Wildlife reintroduction.
Added Author Brandenburg, Jim ill.
ISBN 0395898277 : $16.00

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