Engineering Eden

Engineering Eden

The True Story of A Violent Death, A Trial, and the Fight Over Controlling Nature

Book - 2016
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"When twenty-five-year-old Harry Walker was killed by a bear in Yellowstone Park in 1972, the civil trial prompted by his death became a proxy for bigger questions about American wilderness management that had been boiling for a century. At immediate issue was whether the Park Service should have done more to keep bears away from humans, but what was revealed as the trial unfolded was just how fruitless our efforts to regulate nature in the parks [may have] always been"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Crown, [2016]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780307454263
0307454266
9780307454287
Characteristics: x, 370 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Call Number: 978.752033 SMI

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