The Resource War Against the Beavers : Learning to Be Wild in the North Woods

War Against the Beavers : Learning to Be Wild in the North Woods

Label
War Against the Beavers : Learning to Be Wild in the North Woods
Title
War Against the Beavers
Title remainder
Learning to Be Wild in the North Woods
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
The War against the Beavers is a wry and funny account of two peoples ten-year apprenticeship in backwoods living. Juxtaposing idyllic descriptions hiking and cross-country skiing, swimming and canoeing in clear waterswith the intensive labor of maintaining a wilderness homestead, Conley draws a beguiling picture of the ups and downs of backwoods living
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
917.767
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • F612.B73
  • F612.B73C656 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
War Against the Beavers : Learning to Be Wild in the North Woods
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Prologue: A Cabin in the Wilderness; Part I. Babes in the Woods; Heading for the Wilderness; Home Alone at the Cabin; Summer Pleasures; Forest Paths; The Art of Ricing; Winter Pleasures; Of Mice and Men; Round-robin with the Weasels; Icy Roads; Cabin Opener; Tree-Planting Ceremony; Bruno the Bear; Blueberry Hill; Raspberry Picking; Devastation; Part II. The War against the Beavers; The War Begins; Jim Rondeau; Strange Bedfellows; Tree Nailing; Nature Attacks; The First Trapper; A New Beaver Dam; The Logging Letter; A Tour with the "Forest Coordinator."
Control code
ocn476095274
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (190 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816695232
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24178615
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)476095274
  • pebcs0816695237

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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