The Yaak Valley of northwestern Montana is one of the last great wild places in the United States, a land of black bears and grizzlies, wolves and coyotes, bald and golden eagles, and even a handful of humans. But its magic may not be enough to save it from the forces threatening it now. In The Book of Yaak Rick Bass captures the soul of the valley itself, and he shows how, if places like the Yaak are lost, so too will be the human riches of mystery and imagination.All I want to do is read and eat, this winter day. Simple goals. When I go down into Libby for errands, on a day like today, friends will often ask what ita#39;s like up here: knowing that it will be snowing harder, ... This is the week the deer and elk lose their antlers a the week they line their trails with the evidence of their passings.
|Title||:||The Book of Yaak|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 1997-09-15|