Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: Seasons of Life and Land

by Subhankar Banerjee

Hardcover, 2003

Call number

508.79 B



Mountaineers Books (2003), Edition: 1, 176 pages


The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is America's Serengeti, comprising 19.8 million acres of land in the northeast corner of Alaska and adjoining Ivvavik and Vuntui National Parks in the Yukon Territory in Canada. Photographer Subhankar Banerjee, in collaboration with six essayists, presents a portrayal of a unique landscape made up of equal parts beauty and hazard. The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, one of the last intact ecosystems on earth, is being impacted by forces that may change its existence forever: global warming and the encroachment of modern society through the potential for oil drilling.

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Outstanding, visual of novel written by a woman who lived in this refuge




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