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Alaska's Brooks Range : The Ultimate Mountains - John M. Kauffmann

Alaska's Brooks Range

The Ultimate Mountains

Paperback Published: 19th March 2005
ISBN: 9780898863475
Number Of Pages: 192

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Describes the natural history of the Brooks Range, discussing its geography and wildlife, the impact of humans, and more

Prologuep. 9
Thrust of the North: Behold the Brooks Rangep. 13
People of the Weather: Human culture in the northp. 31
Exploration: Military men, geologists, biologists, and minersp. 47
Then Came Bob Marshall: Adventures and philosophyp. 69
Range Writings: The literature of Brooks Range experiencep. 79
Arctic Refuge, Yukon Park: Protecting arctic wildlife habitatp. 97
Knocking at the Gates: Proposals form for central Brooks Range parklandsp. 113
Entering the Gates: Planning concepts for a wildernessp. 123
Deep Within: Getting to know the territory - fruits of planningp. 143
Epilogue: Since ANILCAp. 159
The Brooks Range (Poem)p. 171
Geographyp. 173
Bibliographyp. 177
Indexp. 184
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ISBN: 9780898863475
ISBN-10: 0898863473
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 19th March 2005
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.37 x 15.44  x 1.98
Weight (kg): 0.27