Roger Caras' Treasury of Classic Nature TalesBook - 1992
A fresh, superlative anthology of 20th-century American nature writing, from Edward Abbey to Ann Haymond Zwinger. Among the myriad creatures and habitats: the annual thousand-mile migration of ruby-throated hummingbirds from New England to the Amazon; the adventures of an immense blue whale; an encounter between a swordfish and a mako shark; and many more.
Publisher: New York : Dutton, 1992
Characteristics: 509 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Treasury of classic nature tales