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For Love of Wildness: The Journal of A U.S. Game Management Agent

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A natural storyteller, Grosz writes about the remarkable characters he met -- on both sides of the law -- and the tight spots he got into. For a big man -- six-foot-four, 300 pounds -- it's surprising how many cases he resolved with his wits. He writes of his love of wildlife and the great outdoors, and he makes the urgent point in his book, as he did in his career, that o ...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published February 2nd 2008 by Johnson Books (first published September 30th 2000)
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Sarah
Feb 07, 2016 Sarah rated it liked it
I loved Grosz's first book, Wildlife Wars, but I found myself a little disappointed by his second installment. This book seemed to contain somewhat less story telling, and got much more preachy. It seemed as though Grosz was hoping that people who enjoyed his first book would pick up this one, and he used it as a pedestal from which he could preach his opinions about conservation at us. And while I didn't find myself disagreeing with most of what he was saying, it just wasn't what I was looking ...more
Megan
Apr 29, 2008 Megan rated it really liked it
I really enjoy reading the stories of Terry Grosz. This was the second of Terry's books and depicts the start of his career as a federal agent in California. Terry has a great way of telling a story and his experiences in the wildlife wars are truely amazing.
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Jul 27, 2016 Oggie Ramos rated it did not like it
Considering the background of Terry Grosz, I had high expectations for this book. I rarely give up finishing a book but after 4 chapters, I thought the book could've been better written and edited.
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