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Author Whittlesey, Lee H., 1950-

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

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Roberts Rinehart Publishers, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Coal City PL Stacks - CCBB-2  917.8752 WHI    AVAILABLE
 Johnsburg PL Adult Non-Fiction - JOLY-11  917.8752 WHI    AVAILABLE
 River Valley DL Adult Non-Fiction - RVLG-7  978.752 WHITT    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  917.8752 WHI    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description xxiii, 412 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
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.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-382) and index.
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 paperback alkaline paper
1570984506 paperback alkaline paper

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