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The Grasshopper Trap
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Patrick F. McManus
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-09-15 - Publisher: Holt Paperbacks

Patrick F. McManus, the “funniest guy in the Outdoor Life and Field & Stream gang...offers another bag of whimsy in the Great Outdoors”* with The Grasshopper Trap. In this collection of thirty zany stories, spoofing camping, fishing, and other outdoor recreational activities, McManus shares his hilarious wilderness misadventures. From facing
When Leaves Change Color
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: John Bradford Branney
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08 - Publisher: Anaphora Literary Press

An adventure based on the introduction of horses to the Plains Indians. Santiago Ortega was born to a wealthy family living on a sprawling ranch in the Spanish province of New Mexico. When the Pueblo Indians revolt against the Spaniards, the lives and dreams of Santiago and his family are
The Grasshopper, Or Rocky Mountain Locust, and Its Ravages in Minnesota
Language: en
Pages: 50
Authors: John C. Wise, Warren Smith, Allen Whitman, Minnesota. Committee to Investigate and Report Upon Matters Pertaining to the Grasshoppers and their Ravages
Categories: Locusts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1876 - Publisher:

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Kerplunk!
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Patrick F. McManus
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-30 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Presents a collection of curmudgeonly tales on Pacific Northwest country living as enjoyed by both outdoorsmen and armchair enthusiasts, in a volume that explores the lighter side of such topics as gun safes, fly tying, and bird dog flatulence.
Browsing Science Research at the Federal Level in Canada
Language: en
Pages: 638
Authors: Brian B. Wilks
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-01 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Wilks provides a historical background, list of publications, and description of activities for most of the major science initiatives undertaken at the federal level. He surveys a wide range of government documents and monographic and serial science collections used by both faculty and students.