Face to Face with Wolves by Jim Brandenburg
  

Face to Face with Wolves

Written by Jim Brandenburg
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Face to Face with Wolves by Jim Brandenburg

The Arctic wolf inches towards you. Like you, he is torn between fear and curiosity. His instinct leads him towards the scent of your leather boots. Your instinct is to reach out to this curious white canine. Suddenly, he snarls, and you're face to face with a wild animal. For years, photographer Jim Brandenburg has observed lone wolves by moonlight, Arctic wolves leaping onto ice floes, and wolves hunting and foraging for food. Packs of grey wolves surround his house in Minnesota. Let him lead you on an intimate journey through their mysterious world, making a persuasive case for the protection of this threatened species, and showing how wolves and humans can live together.

About the Author

Jim Brandenburg is widely recognised as one of the world's premier wildlife photographers. His work with National Geographic has produced 19 magazine stories, several television features, and nearly 20 books, including 4 four for children. His photographs have won numerous awards including Magazine Photographer of the Year by the National Press Photographer's Association two times and Kodak Wildlife Photographer of the Year by the Natural History Museum-London and the BBC's Wildlife Magazine. He was a Hasselblad Master, a Nikon Legend behind the Lens, and one of Canon's Explorer of Light photographers. Brandenburg received the World Achievement Award from the United Nations Environmental Programme in Stockholm, Sweden, in recognition for his use of nature photography in raising public awareness for the environment. Jim and Judy Brandenburg established the Brandenburg Prairie Foundation in 1999 to educate, promote, preserve, and expand native prairie in southwestern Minnesota.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Jim Brandenburg
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Publisher

National Geographic Kids

Publication date

24th August 2010

ISBN

9781426306983


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