"In this handsome volume, the author discusses the region from geologic times until its withdrawal by an act of Congress as our first 'national park' in 1872. . . .This is an exceptionally fine book, a noteworthy blending of scholarly and popular history. Bartlett knows his subject well, both as a student and as an outdoorsman." -- Pacific Northwest Quarterly "A timely work; its 'mission' is to make the reader wish 'to have seen Yellowstone before the people came.' The author must be commended for writing a scholarly ...

Nature's Yellowstone 1989, University of Arizona Press

ISBN-13: 9780816511099

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Nature's Yellowstone 1974, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826302571