The Resource Death in Yellowstone : accidents and foolhardiness in the first national park, Lee H. Whittlesey, (electronic resource)

Death in Yellowstone : accidents and foolhardiness in the first national park, Lee H. Whittlesey, (electronic resource)

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Death in Yellowstone : accidents and foolhardiness in the first national park
Title
Death in Yellowstone
Title remainder
accidents and foolhardiness in the first national park
Statement of responsibility
Lee H. Whittlesey
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Language
eng
Summary
The chilling tome that launched an entire genre of books about the often gruesome but always tragic ways people have died in our national parks, this updated edition of the 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 these accounts, written with sensitivity as cautionary tales about what to do and what not to do in one of our wildest national parks, Lee H. Whittlesey recounts deaths ranging from tragedy to folly-from being caught in a freak avalanche to the goring of a photographer who just got a little too close to a bison. Armchair travelers and park visitors alike will be fascinated by this important book detailing the dangers awaiting in our first national park
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1950-
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Whittlesey, Lee H.
Dewey number
978.7/52
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not applicable
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other
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Read by Stephen R. Thorne
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  • Thorne, Stephen R
  • hoopla digital
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  • Violent deaths
  • Accidents
  • Accidents
  • Yellowstone National Park
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adult
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Death in Yellowstone : accidents and foolhardiness in the first national park, Lee H. Whittlesey, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 28 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781515993469
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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computer
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rdamedia
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digital.
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11756172
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MWT11756172
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Death in Yellowstone : accidents and foolhardiness in the first national park, Lee H. Whittlesey, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 28 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515993469
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11756172
Publisher number
MWT11756172
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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