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The Wolves of Mount McKinley

By: Adolphe Murie (Author)

238 pages, b/w photos

University of Washington Press

Paperback | Dec 1985 | #24046 | ISBN: 0295962038
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About this book

During 1939 and 1941, Murie, one of North America's great naturalists, made a field study of the relationship between wolves and Dall sheep in Mount McKinley National Park which has come to be respected as a classic work of natural history. The Wolves of Mount McKinley not only describes the life cycle of Alaskan wolves in greater detail than has ever been done, but also relates a great deal about the entire ecological network of predator and prey.

"Murie's work is still one of the most frequently cited references on wolf biology today."
- Choice



1. Introduction
2. Wolf
3. Dall Sheep
4. Caribou
5. Moose
6. Grizzly Bear
7. Red Fox
8. Golden Eagle
9. Conclusions


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