Never Cry Wolf (BOOK CLUB SET)

Never Cry Wolf (BOOK CLUB SET)

Book Club Kit - 2009
Rate this:
EYE TO EYE WITH DEATH:  THE WOLF PROJECT
Hordes of bloodthirsty wolves are slaughtering the arctic caribou, and the government's Wildlife Service assigns naturalist Farley Mowat to investigate. Mowat is dropped alone onto the frozen tundra, where he begins his mission to live among the howling wolf packs and study their ways. Contact with his quarry comes quickly, and Mowat discovers not a den of marauding killers but a courageous family of skillful providers and devoted protectors of their young. As Mowat comes closer to the wolf world, he comes to fear with them the onslaught of bounty hunters and government exterminators out to erase the noble wolf community from the Arctic.  Never Cry Wolf is one of the brilliant narratives on the myth and magic of wild wolves and man's true place among the creatures of nature.

"We have doomed the wolf not for what it is, but for what we deliberately and mistakenly perceive it to be -- the mythologized epitome of a savage, ruthless killer -- which is, in reality, no more than the reflected image of ourself." -- From the new Preface
Publisher: Toronto : Emblem, 2009, c1973
ISBN: 9780771064616
Branch Call Number: BOOK CLUB SET (599.773 M87ne)
Characteristics: 183 p

Opinion

From Library Staff

Non-Fiction, Canadian.


From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at NWPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top