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Author Lankford, Andrea.

Title Ranger confidential : living, working, and dying in the national parks / Andrea Lankford.

Imprint Guilford, Conn. : FalconGuides, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  333.783 Lan    ---  Available
Description viii, 245 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents This is your brain on the Grand Canyon -- Plover patrol -- Faint at heart -- As Yosemite falls -- Our first summers in the Sierra -- Dead bear walking -- The ranger olympics -- A girl in boys town -- The partner -- The tell-tale backpack -- Mary, the split-tail clerk-typist -- Gateway to the underworld -- Scorpion karma -- Predator-prey relationships -- Cruel world -- Crash -- A cold wet one -- Dry heat -- The Devil's corkscrew -- Friday the thirteenth -- The gut of darkness -- Thunder and lightning -- Pine pigs -- Dangerous types -- Thanksgiving Ledge -- Stuck in the fee booth -- What's so wonderful about Wonder Lake? -- Separation Canyon -- Place of emergence -- On the mountain -- The ranger's burden -- The last call -- Epilogue.
Source NBK 8/12 PPL
Subject Lankford, Andrea.
Women park rangers -- United States -- Biography.
Park rangers -- United States -- Biography.
National parks and reserves -- United States.
Outdoor life -- United States.
United States -- History, Local.
ISBN 9780762752638 (pbk.)
0762752637 (pbk.)

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