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Author Whittlesey, Lee H., 1950-

Title Death in Yellowstone : accidents and foolhardiness in the first national park / Lee H. Whittlesey.

Imprint Lanham, MD : Roberts Rinehart Publishers, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., 2013.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  978.7 W627    ---  Available
Edition Second edition.
Description 412 p. ; 23 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "The chilling tome that launched an entire genre of books about the sometimes gruesome but always tragic ways people have died in our national parks, this updated edition of a classic includes calamities in Yellowstone from the past sixteen years, including the infamous grizzly bear attacks in the summer of 2011 as well as a fatal hot springs accident in 2000 in which the Park Service was sued for negligence"-- Provided by publisher.
"Covering the sometimes gruesome but always tragic ways people have died in Yellowstone National Park, this updated edition of a classic includes calamities in Yellowstone from the past sixteen years"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Violent deaths -- Yellowstone National Park -- Anecdotes.
Accidents -- Yellowstone National Park -- Anecdotes.
Accidents -- Yellowstone National Park -- Prevention.
TRAVEL / Parks & Campgrounds.
NATURE / Regional.
TRAVEL / United States / West / Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, UT, WY).
Yellowstone National Park -- History -- Anecdotes.
ISBN 9781570984501 (pbk.)
9781570984518 (electronic)

 
    
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