Backcountry Bear Basics

Backcountry Bear Basics

The Definitive Guide to Avoiding Unpleasant Encounters

Book - 1997
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Backcountry Bear Basics separates bear facts from anecdotal fallacies, giving you the true story of how bears behave in the world. Author David Smith debunks such popular myths as menstruation being a cause of bear attacks and bear bells being an effective way to ward off bears. He presents consequences and alternatives to the often harmful ways backcountry visitors protect themselves from bears.
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : The Mountaineers, c1997.
ISBN: 9780898865004
Branch Call Number: 599.78 Smi 3701 1
Characteristics: 109 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Alternative Title: Bear basics


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