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BEAR ATTACKS: THEIR CAUSES AND AVOIDANCE
Author: Stephen Herrero
Publisher: GLOBE PEQUOT ( THE LYONS PRESS, FALCON), Apr 2002
A gripping study of encounters between bears & humans ?with advice on the best ways to protect yourself. Revised & updated with new intro. B&W photos; 6x9 inches, 296 pgs.
Of the animals in North America, none commands such dread, awe, and interest as the bear. Creatures that fear little, bears compete for survival with the only other animals that can threaten their existence: Humans.
Bear Attacks is a thorough and unflinching study of attacks made on humans. This is the sometimes horrific, yet always instructive, story of Bear and Human, written by the leading scientific authority in the field. This book is for everyone who camps, hikes, or visits bear country ?and for anyone who wants to learn more about these fearsome but always fascinating wild creatures.
?For anyone planning a journey in bear country, this book should be required reading.?
?Rocky Mountain News
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Stephen Herrero is a professor at the University of Calgary. He is recognized throughout the world as a leading authority on bears.