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One day on Beetle Rock

by Sally Carrighar

  • 346 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sequoia National Park (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Sequoia National Park.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- California -- Sequoia National Park.,
    • Zoology -- California -- Sequoia National Park.,
    • Sequoia National Park (Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSally Carrighar ; ill. by Henry B. Kane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH105.C2 C37 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196 p., [9] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4730659M
      ISBN 100803263015
      LC Control Number78018854

      Sally Carrighar is the author of One Day on Beetle Rock ( avg rating, 51 ratings, 12 reviews, published ), Home to the Wilderness ( avg ratin /5. item 1 Acceptable - One Day on Beetle Rock - Sally Carrighar Panther Book - Acceptable - One Day on Beetle Rock - Sally Carrighar Panther Book. £ Free postage. item 2 One Day on Beetle Rock, Sally Carrighar, Alfred A. Knopf, New York.

        Looking west from Beetle Rock at sunset. To get to Beetle Rock: From the Generals Highway, enter the parking lot across from the Giant Forest Museum and take the marked road south of the lot. Beetle Rock address: Generals Highway (California ), Sequoia National Park, CA Beetle Rock coordinates: , (36° 33′ ″N /5(13). An elegant and lively depiction of nine animals spending a spring day on Beetle Rock, a large expanse of granite in Sequoia National Park, One Day on Beetle Rock is a classic of American nature writing. Drawing on seven years of close observation and inspired by the work of natural scientists, Sally Carrighar wrote with exquisite detail, bringing readers to an exhilarating /5(50).

      " THIS is a dangerous book, full of disturbing possibilities," says Robert C. Miller, director of the California Academy of Sciences, in his foreword to "One Day on Beetle Rock.". Read "One Day On Beetle Rock" by Sally Carrighar available from Rakuten Kobo. To Beetle Rock, in the High Sierra, the city folk come in summer to camp, to rest, and to look at the magnificent sky ov Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.


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The weasel that fights the coyote; the grouse wounded by the coyote; two bear cubs and their mother; a coyote stalking a cougar; the doer mouse feeding on nuts hidden by the chickadee; the mule deer, his conflicts and his friendships.

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