📒Wild ✍ Cheryl Strayed

Wild PDF
✏Book Title : Wild
✏Author : Cheryl Strayed
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2013
✏Pages : 315
✏ISBN : 9780307476074
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wild Book Summary : A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again.

📒Wild Film Tie In ✍ Cheryl Strayed

Wild Film Tie In PDF
✏Book Title : Wild Film Tie In
✏Author : Cheryl Strayed
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2015-01
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 1782394877
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wild Film Tie In Book Summary : A Journey From Lost to Found. At 26, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother's rapid death from cancer, her family disbanded and her marriage crumbled. With nothing to lose, she made the most impulsive decision of her life: to walk eleven-hundred miles of the west coast of America - from the Mojave Desert, through California and Oregon, and into Washington State - and to do it alone. She had no experience of long-distance hiking and the journey was nothing more than a line on the map. This account captures the agonies - both mental and physical - of her incredible journey.

📒Wild Product Governance ✍ Sarah A. Laird

Wild Product Governance PDF
✏Book Title : Wild Product Governance
✏Author : Sarah A. Laird
✏Publisher : Earthscan
✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 422
✏ISBN : 9781849775199
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wild Product Governance Book Summary : Products from the wild, also known as non-timber forest products (NTFPs), are used as medicines, foods, spices, and a multitude of other purposes. They contribute substantially to rural livelihoods, generate revenue for companies and governments, and have a range of impacts on biodiversity conservation. However, there is little information available for those seeking to develop effective policy frameworks and regulation.a This book addresses that shortage with information and recommendations on the drafting, content and implementation of NTFP policies, and the broader issues of governance associated with these products. It reviews the diverse elements that combine to create laws and policies that promote sustainable and equitable management, trade and use of species. Drawing on a wealth of unique case studies from around the world, this volume examines experiences with NTFP regulation, including its sometimes unintended consequences. It looks at economic factors, the interface between traditional and western knowledge and legal systems, and relationships between NTFP regulation, land tenure and resource rights, as well as power and equity imbalances. The volume includes a review of available literature and resources, plus an annotated bibliography linked to the People and Plants International website (www.peopleandplants.org).a Published with People and Plants International

The Practice Of The Wild PDF
✏Book Title : The Practice of the Wild
✏Author : Gary Snyder
✏Publisher : Counterpoint Press
✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 205
✏ISBN : 9781582436388
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Practice of the Wild Book Summary : The nine captivatingly meditative essays in The Practice of the Wild display the deep understanding and wide erudition of Gary Snyder in the ways of Buddhist belief, wildness, wildlife, and the world. These essays, first published in 1990, stand as the mature centerpiece of Snyder s work and thought, and this profound collection is widely accepted as one of the central texts on wilderness and the interaction of nature and culture."

📒Into The Wild ✍ Jon Krakauer

Into The Wild PDF
✏Book Title : Into the Wild
✏Author : Jon Krakauer
✏Publisher : Anchor
✏Release Date : 2009-09-22
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 0307476863
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Into the Wild Book Summary : In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a moose hunter. How McCandless came to die is the unforgettable story of Into the Wild. Immediately after graduating from college in 1991, McCandless had roamed through the West and Southwest on a vision quest like those made by his heroes Jack London and John Muir. In the Mojave Desert he abandoned his car, stripped it of its license plates, and burned all of his cash. He would give himself a new name, Alexander Supertramp, and , unencumbered by money and belongings, he would be free to wallow in the raw, unfiltered experiences that nature presented. Craving a blank spot on the map, McCandless simply threw the maps away. Leaving behind his desperate parents and sister, he vanished into the wild. Jon Krakauer constructs a clarifying prism through which he reassembles the disquieting facts of McCandless's short life. Admitting an interst that borders on obsession, he searches for the clues to the dries and desires that propelled McCandless. Digging deeply, he takes an inherently compelling mystery and unravels the larger riddles it holds: the profound pull of the American wilderness on our imagination; the allure of high-risk activities to young men of a certain cast of mind; the complex, charged bond between fathers and sons. When McCandless's innocent mistakes turn out to be irreversible and fatal, he becomes the stuff of tabloid headlines and is dismissed for his naiveté, pretensions, and hubris. He is said to have had a death wish but wanting to die is a very different thing from being compelled to look over the edge. Krakauer brings McCandless's uncompromising pilgrimage out of the shadows, and the peril, adversity , and renunciation sought by this enigmatic young man are illuminated with a rare understanding--and not an ounce of sentimentality. Mesmerizing, heartbreaking, Into the Wild is a tour de force. The power and luminosity of Jon Krakauer's stoytelling blaze through every page. From the Trade Paperback edition.

📒Wild Mammals Of North America ✍ George A. Feldhamer

Wild Mammals Of North America PDF
✏Book Title : Wild Mammals of North America
✏Author : George A. Feldhamer
✏Publisher : JHU Press
✏Release Date : 2003-11-19
✏Pages : 1216
✏ISBN : 0801874165
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wild Mammals of North America Book Summary : Table of contents

📒Reports From A Wild Country ✍ Deborah Bird Rose

Reports From A Wild Country PDF
✏Book Title : Reports from a Wild Country
✏Author : Deborah Bird Rose
✏Publisher : UNSW Press
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 235
✏ISBN : 0868407984
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Reports from a Wild Country Book Summary : Explores some of Australia’s major ethical challenges. Written in the midst of rapid social and environmental change and in a time of uncertainty and division, it offers powerful stories and arguments for ethical choice and commitment. The focus is on reconciliation between Indigenous and ‘Settler’ peoples, and with nature.

📒Wild ✍ Eve Langlais

Wild PDF
✏Book Title : Wild
✏Author : Eve Langlais
✏Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
✏Release Date : 2016-10-04
✏Pages : 608
✏ISBN : 9781466891067
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wild Book Summary : A brand new, never before published novella! In Catch a Tiger by the Tail by Eve Langlais, Broderick has a job to do—audit the books of a gentleman’s club. Sounds simple, except his company wants him to find dirt linking to the mob, his secret mob employer wants someone to pin the blame on, and the bar manager at the heart of the controversy doesn’t want him—even though she’s his mate. Previously published in the 2-in-1 e-original (title) and in print for the first time! In Wild Passions by Kate Douglas, six women—friends closer than sisters—head off to an exclusive mountain resort for a week-long bachelorette getaway, where most of the women just wants to know if there are any good men left in the world. There are, and they’re the men of Feral Passions, a unique resort located on a private wolf preserve, owned and run by a pack of sexy werewolves who use it as their own personal hunting ground for mates. In Her Perfect Mates by A.C. Arthur, Malec Zenta was part of a loving lycan family until his twin brother’s suicide took a piece of his soul. Channing Verdi never knew his parents, but that was fine because at the age of sixteen on the night of the full moon, he realized his purpose. The only pleasure these two betas have managed to find in their life was in the bed with the women they shared. Now, a human woman has entered their lives...a woman who sets their primal instincts on fire, a woman they can’t help but stake their claim on...and give her the ultimate pleasure of being with two shifters at once.

📒Tending The Wild ✍ Kat Anderson

Tending The Wild PDF
✏Book Title : Tending the Wild
✏Author : Kat Anderson
✏Publisher : Univ of California Press
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 526
✏ISBN : 0520248511
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Tending the Wild Book Summary : Demonstrates how Native American knowledge and uses of California's natural resources can contribute to contemporary conservation efforts, exploring the land management practices that Native Americans recall from their grandparents, such as how and when areas were burned, which plants were eaten and which were used for basketry, and how plants were tended. Original.

📒The Wild Robot ✍ Peter Brown

The Wild Robot PDF
✏Book Title : The Wild Robot
✏Author : Peter Brown
✏Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
✏Release Date : 2016-04-19
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9780316382014
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Wild Robot Book Summary : Wall-E meets Hatchet in this New York Times bestselling illustrated middle grade novel from Caldecott Honor winner Peter Brown Can a robot survive in the wilderness? When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island. She has no idea how she got there or what her purpose is--but she knows she needs to survive. After battling a violent storm and escaping a vicious bear attack, she realizes that her only hope for survival is to adapt to her surroundings and learn from the island's unwelcoming animal inhabitants. As Roz slowly befriends the animals, the island starts to feel like home--until, one day the robot's mysterious past comes back to haunt her. From bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator Peter Brown comes a heartwarming and action-packed novel about what happens when nature and technology collide.