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Yellowstone in Winter

Reading and Travel Guide
Enrich your travels with reading! Here's a hand-picked list prepared for your journey in conjunction with the book experts at Longitude. We have updated the original package. These are the current recommendations.
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Essential Reading Package-EXUSW147

Item EXUSW147. Buy these 5 items as a set for $73 including shipping, 15% off the retail price. With free shipping on anything else you order.  Buy Package

Yellowstone, A Visitor's Companion

USW54
George Wuerthner
Stackpole Books
1992
218
0811730786
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A handbook to the geology, ecology, wildlife and plants of Yellowstone. Includes photographs, a bird list and brief field guide with black-and-white drawings.
$15.95

Searching For Yellowstone, Ecology and Wonder in the Last Wilderness

USW59
Paul D. Schullery
Globe Pequot Press
2004
338
0972152210
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
An engaging social and environmental history of Yellowstone from the Pleistocene to the present focusing on the park since its founding in 1872. Schullery has worked in Yellowstone as a ranger, a historian and the chief of cultural resources.
$19.95

Decade of the Wolf, Returning the Wild to Yellowstone

RKY90
Douglas Smith, Gary Ferguson
Lyons Press
2012
256
0762779055
PAPER
Natural History
9/20/2014
0
0
0
0
Biologist Smith (Yellowstone Wolf Recovery Project) and nature writer Ferguson look at the 10 years since the re-introduction of wolves to Yellowstone.
$16.95

Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains

USW118
James Halfpenny, Todd Telander (Illustrator)
Falcon Press
2015
176
1493009966
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
An essential pocket guide to tracks, scats and signs of not just the mammals of the region, but also of the reptiles, amphibians and birds. Each of 70 species gets a double-page spread, with line drawings of the animal, scat and track, range map and description.
$12.95

Yellowstone National Park Map

USW32
National Geographic Maps
Trails Illustrated
2012
2
0925873012
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A hiker's map with great topographic detail, shown at a scale of 1:127,000.
$11.95

Best of Yellowstone National Park

RKY130
Alan Leftridge
Farcountry press
2014
144
156037599X
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Leftridge, a former park ranger, prepares Yellowstone explorers with hints on what to do and where to go in all types of weather.
$19.95

Falcon Guide, Hiking Yellowstone National Park

USW739
Bill Schneider
Falcon Press
2012
400
0762772549
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A revised and updated guide to hiking Yellowstone in more than 100 hikes with detailed maps, charts, difficulty ratings and information on avoiding injury. Illustrated with full color photographs.
$21.95

The Traveling Nature Photographer

PHT31
Steven Morello (Photographer)
Schiffer Publishing
2008
176
0764330551
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Morello's handy guide to exploring the natural world through photography includes chapters on preparation, equipment (especially lenses), weather, exposure basics and composition.
$29.99

The Traveling Nature Photographer

PHT31
Steven Morello (Photographer)
Schiffer Publishing
2008
176
0764330551
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Morello's handy guide to exploring the natural world through photography includes chapters on preparation, equipment (especially lenses), weather, exposure basics and composition.
$29.99

The Yellowstone Winter Guide

USW69
Jeff Henry
Taylor Trade Publishing
1998
104
1570982546
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide to Yellowstone in winter geared towards snowmobilers. With maps, ski trails, color photographs -- and a chapter on wildlife.
$13.95

Yellowstone Country, The Enduring Wonder

SWU76
Seymour L. Fishbein
National Geographic
2010
288
1426205856
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
An overview of Yellowstone presented in the National Geographic style, featuring spectacular color photographs, maps and good travel information.
$16.00

The Spirit of Yellowstone

RKY25
Judith L. Meyer, Vance Howard (Photographer)
Taylor Trade Publishing
2003
144
157098395X
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
An engaging, scholarly history of Yellowstone and its place in America's imagination, covering the establishment of the park, geography, wildlife and more. Complemented by color photographs, archival illustrations and maps.
$19.95

Journal of a Trapper

USW439
Osborne Russell, Aubrey L. Haines (Editor)
University of Nebraska Press
2002
241
0803251661
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
A simply-told account of the life of a fur trapper in the 1830s and 1840s, mainly in and around Yellowstone. It's both an eyewitness report from the heyday of fur trading and an engaging account of the region.
$18.95

Mountain Time, A Yellowstone Portrait

USW392
Paul Schullery
University of New Mexico Press
2008
280
0826343457
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A former ranger, Schullery writes with depth and grace on the natural history of Yellowstone National Park, its wildlife, rangers and visitors in this classic collection of essays, originally published in 1984.
$19.95

Of Wolves and Men

BST31
Barry Lopez
Scribner
2004
302
0684163225
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
This eloquent, powerful book is an outstanding overview of the wolf, as well as a survey of wolf mythology and its relationship to human society. First published in the 1980s, it has been reprinted with a new afterword by the author.
$20.00

Silence & Solitude, Yellowstone's Winter Wilderness

USW667
Tom Murphy
Riverbend
2001
128
1931832005
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Murphy's stunning photographs and descriptions depict the weather, wildlife and wonder of winter.
$29.95

The Company of Wolves

BST37
Peter Steinhart
Vintage Books
1996
400
0679743871
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A celebration of the wolf, this book presents the ecology of the North American wolf, a call for its reintroduction in the West and a history of the complex relations with humans.
$17.00

The Wolf, Ecology and Behavior of an Endangered Species

BST35
David Mech
University of Minnesota Press
1970
384
0816610266
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A classic overview of the ecology of the wolf by David Mech, a well-known biologist who has done much of his field work on Ellesmere Island in the Canadian North.
$19.95

Windows into the Earth, The Geologic Story of Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks

USW356
Robert B. Smith, Lee J. Siegel
Oxford University Press
2000
240
0195105974
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A geologic history and tour of the northern Rockies, particularly Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. With an outstanding overview of the geologic formation of the region and 50 color photographs.
$29.95

Yellowstone Wolves in the Wild

RKY59
James Halfpenny
Riverbend
2003
104
1931832269
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A dazzling set of photographs of Yellowstone's wolf packs, paired with commentary and natural history from park researchers.
$19.95

Mac's Field Guide to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, Birds and Mammals

USW195
Craig MacGowan
Mountaineers
1999
0898866723
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This laminated card is waterproof and small enough to slip into your backpack.
$5.95

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

FG09
Jon Dunn
National Geographic
2011
576
1426208286
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This guide is the veteran's choice for birding anywhere in the United States. Practical to use in the field, it has maps, illustrations and descriptions of the birds on facing pages.
$27.95

Yellowstone Wildlife

RKY88
Pocket Naturalist
Waterford Press
2006
1583553169
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This handy plastic card illustrates the birds, mammals, fishes, amphibians and reptiles of Yellowstone. We also carry its companion, Yellowstone Trees & Wildflowers (Item USW501).
$7.95

More Books

Bear Attacks, Their Causes and Avoidance

BST21
Stephen Herrero
Lyons Press
2002
296
158574557X
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Despite its frightening title, this book is a helpful introduction to the natural history and behavior of the bear by a long-term researcher in the field. With useful tips on "avoidance."
$16.95

Snowshoeing, A Trailside Guide

GEN102
Larry Olmsted
W. W. Norton & Company
1998
160
039331720X
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
With durable plastic covers and waterproof pages, this nicely illustrated compact guide to snowshoeing essentials is built for the field.
$17.95

Death in Yellowstone: Accidents and Foolhardiness in the First National Park

USW276
Lee H. Whittlesey
Roberts Rinehart Publishers
2014
412
1570980217
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A how-to-guide to safety in the park -- and a wry chronicle of what can go terribly wrong (including death by drowning, hypothermia, animal attacks, and such). A reminder to visitors that Yellowstone is the wilderness, not an amusement park.
$18.95

Scorched Earth, How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America

USW584
Rocky Barker
Island Press
2007
288
159726153X
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Using the wildfires of Yellowstone National Park as its lens, this captivating book explores the park's origins, the cast of characters who have put their mark on Yellowstone and the development of America's fire and environmental policies.
$30.00

For Kids

Once a Wolf, How Wildlife Biologists Brought Back the Gray Wolf

USW112
Stephen R. Swinburne, Jim Bradenburg (Photographer)
Houghton Mifflin Company
1999
48
0395898277
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Swinburne documents conservationists' efforts to reintroduce gray wolves to the ecosystems of Yellowstone and New York State. For kids 9-12.
$9.99

Expedition Yellowstone, A Mountain Adventure

USW319
Sandra Chisholm Robinson, Ellen Meloy (Illustrator)
Taylor Trade Publishing
1986
172
0911797254
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
The discovery of Yellowstone is the subject of this tale of a mountain man in the Rockies. Illustrated and geared to preteens.
$12.50

The Wolves Are Back

BST135
Wendell Minor (Illustrator), Jean Craighead George
Dutton Inc.
2008
32
0525479473
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
The Caldecott-winner relates the history of the wolves of Yellowstone through the eyes of a pup in this lyrical, illustrated tale for youngsters.
$16.99