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Grey Owl and the beaver. With an account of beaver activities by Grey Owl by Harper Cory

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Published by T. Nelson in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Grey Owl, -- 1888-1938,
  • Beavers

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsGrey Owl, 1888-1938
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT310 G75 C6 1935
The Physical Object
Pagination144p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18143834M

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Grey Owl (or Wa-sha-quon-asin, from the Ojibwe wenjiganoozhiinh, meaning "great horned owl" or "great grey owl") was the name Archibald Belaney adopted when he took on a First Nations identity as an adult. A British native, he was most notable as an author and one of 4/5. Unlike the other volumes of Grey Owl's, Sajo and the Beaver People is both a novel, and written for a younger audience, say pre-teen and young teen. It is dedicated “To Children Everywhere and to All Who Love the Silent Places,” so in the latter case, I guess it’s okay to admit that I enjoyed it s: 1. Grey Owl and his books are a hidden gem that not enough readers know about. His sensitve descriptions of nature and wildlife are impressive. How we fit into this world of his seems also to be on his mind. He has a wonderful, caring aptitude for seeing and weaving tales around the world and its creatures, in particular, the beaver.5/5(9). The Collected Works of Grey Owl: Three Complete and Unabridge Canadian Classics (The Men of the Last Frontier, Pilgrims of the Wild, Sajo and the Beaver People)Reviews:

  image caption Grey Owl wrote most of his books in Beaver Lodge "This is s Canada, it seemed to have inexhaustible forest," he said. "His personal life was a mess but he had insight, he had vision.   Grey Owl was appointed to Riding Mountain National Park in Manitoba, and later to Prince Albert National Park in Saskatchewan, to head a beaver conservation program. He wrote three books in Western Canada: Pilgrims of the Wild (), The Adventures of Sajo and her Beaver People () and Tales of an Empty Cabin ().   produced 16mm film of Grey Owl and his beaver friends. The story of Grey Owl is fascinating, search it in Wikipedia or Canadian Encyclopedia. Albert Far. The Collected Works of Grey Owl: Three Complete and Unabridge Canadian Classics (The Men of the Last Frontier, Pilgrims of the Wild, Sajo and the Beaver People) out of 5 stars 6. Paperback. 6 offers from £ Next. Customers also viewed these s: 1.

OCLC Number: Description: pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 20 cm: Responsibility: by Harper Cory ; with an account of beaver activities by Grey Owl, written for the National Parks of Canada. Grey Owl wrote three bestselling books while he lived in Prince Albert National Park: Pilgrims of the Wild (), Sajo and the Beaver People () and Empty Cabin (). These books, plus films produced about Grey Owl and his beavers, not only helped to promote his message of conservation but made him and his cabin, Beaver Lodge, famous. First published in , “The Adventures of Sajo and her Beaver People” is a children's adventure novel by British author Grey Owl. With beautiful illustrations also by Grey Owl, the story is based on the real-life experiences of a young Ojibwe Indian girl called Sajo and her older brother who adopt two baby beavers, Chilawee and Chikanee. A colection of three books on and about the environmental campaigner 'Grey Owl'. 'Book of Grey Owl' (pp), was first published in , this is the 'Cheap Edition' of 'Pilgrims' (pp) was first published in , this is a twelfth impression of