The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek by Sid Marty

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Published by McClelland & Stewart .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Nature,
  • Animals,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Bears,
  • Nature / Bears,
  • Mountains,
  • Wildlife

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8076092M
ISBN 100771056990
ISBN 109780771056994

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Alberta writer Sid Marty is a former member of the Banff National Park Warden Service and the author of A Grand and Fabulous Notion: The First Century of Canada’s Parks (NC Press, ).

His most recent nonfiction work is The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek (McClelland and. Books set in Banff National Park, Alberta: [Bear Attacks: Their Causes and Avoidance, The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek, The Adversary]. Sid Marty (born ) is a Canadian writer.

Marty has written five non-fiction books and five poetry books, and also is a singer. Many of his books reflect the time he spent as a park warden for Parks Canada between and in Yoho, Jasper, Prince Albert and Banff national parks.

Marty grew up in Medicine Hat and Calgary, and now lives in Pincher Creek. Grizzly bears have long been emblematic of British Columbia’s wilderness.

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