Isle Royale Maps And Books



Isle Royale Maps And Books

Listed below you will find links to maps and books and web sites that sell other items relating to Isle Royale National Park. Under the title of a book I listed its corresponding author and ISBN number. If you want to buy the book from your local bookstore you'll have all the information necessary in case they need to order it. If you plan to order the book on-line simply click on the link to go directly to the site or you can search for the cheapest price. To search for the best price, copy the ISBN number to the clipboard (highlight the text and then press CTRL + V), click here to Find the Best Price, and paste the ISBN number into the field on that web site.
The Greenstone Newspaper
'Your Best Single Source of Current Information on Isle Royale'. Read the lastest issue of the Greenstone Newspaper in your web browser or download the PDF version.
Trails Illustrated
Trails Illustrated provides maps for many hiking trails and National Parks throughout the country. The maps are the topographic style map and show trails, elevation contours, landmarks and other essential information. The Isle Royal Map is number 240. This site allows you to order maps over the internet; I found my map at a local hiking/backpacking store.
Diaries Of An Isle Royale Fisherman
Elling Seglem fished the waters of Isle Royale from 1920 until 1932 and kept a detailed diary of his experiences while living there. The book reproduces his journal entries and is an insightful and sometimes funny glimpse into what it was like to live and work on Isle Royale.
Authors: R. Burkland and Elling Seglem
ISBN: 0935289135
Above And Below: Lighthouses And Shipwrecks Of Isle Royale
Author: Thom Holden
ISBN: 0935289003
Isle Royale: A Photographic History
This book chronicles the history of Isle Royale from its initial exploration to its mining days and up through its designation as a National Park. It is filled with historical photographs and maps.
Authors: Thomas Gale and Kendra Gale
ISBN: 0935289070
The Diary Of An Isle Royale Schoolteacher
The personal diaries and thoughts of Dorothy Simonson. Dorothy worked as a school teacher on Isle Royale from 1932-1933.
Author: Dorothy Peterman Simonson
ISBN: 093528902X
Borealis: An Isle Royale Potpourri
The book lists many stories about the people, history and legends of Isle Royale.
Authors: David Harmon and Timothy Cochrane
ISBN: 0935289038
The Island Within Us: Isle Royale Artists In Residence 1991-1998
Drawings, paintings, photos and poems about Isle Royale were collected from various artists and compiled into a single book. The artists created these works to describe and document their experiences with Isle Royale.
Authors: Jill Burkland and Robert Root
ISBN: 0935289119
Isle Royale National Park - Foot Trails And Water Routes
An excellent book which details all the major trails, lakes and portages. The books also provides information on the island's plants, animals and history. A chapter devoted to fishing lists the best lakes to fish and the types of fish that live in them. A must-have book for anyone planning a trip to the island.
Author: Jim DuFresne
ISBN: 0898867924
The Geologic Story of Isle Royale National Park
A book devoted to the study of Isle Royale's geological history such as its formation by glaciers and the minerals found on the island. Included are maps, photos and illustrations.
Author: N. King Huber
ISBN: 0932212891
Superior Wilderness: Isle Royale National Park
Superior Wilderness is a good introductory book for learning about the flora, fauna, moose wolves, loons and beavers of Isle Royale. Readers will also learn the impact humans have had on the island and about how the island has been used over time, from mining and fishing, to a resort and finally a NAtional Park.
Author: Napier Shelton
ISBN: 0935289097
Charlotte Avery on Isle Royale
This fictional book is written at a grade 4-6 reading level and describes a year in the life of a girl named Charlotte Avery. Charlotte's family moved from Chicago to Isle Royale so her father could work in the copper mines. While on the island she learns about the island's history from several unique characters.
Authors: Rebecca S. Curtis and Catherine Baer
ISBN: 1883953138
The Place Names Of Isle Royale
If you want to learn about the origins of the names of landmarks, islands, and features of Isle Royale, then this book is for you. Many of the island's names have multiple origins while some of the origins are merely speculation. It is a great resource for fans of the island.
Authors: Smitty Parratt and Doug Welker
ISBN: 0935289100
Wolves of Minong: Isle Royale's Wild Community
A wildlife biologist's study of the impact wolves have on the moose population of Isle Royale and the rest of the island environment.
Author: Durwood Allen
ISBN: 047208237X
Lake Superior's North Shore and Isle Royale
Written by local naturalists, this book helps you learn about the many attractions which exist around the shores of Lake Superior and on Isle Royale.
Authors: Kate Crowley and Mike Link
ISBN: 0896581152
The Wolves of Isle Royale: A Broken Balance
Rolf Peterson chronicles his lengthy career of studying Isle Royale's wolves and their relationship with the island's moose population. An informative book with color pictures.
Author: Rolf Peterson
ASIN: 1572230312
Isle Royale: Moods, Magic & Mystique
An editorial review by Al Miller of the Detroit News says, "Capturing the essence of wilderness can be difficult to do in a book, but Jeff Rennicke has done it for Isle Royale. A worthy addition to the collection of any outdoors buff, whether they've been to the island, plan to journey there someday or just appreciate its beauty."
Author: Jeff Rennicke
ISBN: 0935289011
Isle Royale National Park
The book describes the history, wildlife and landscape of Isle Royale.
Author: Joan Kalbacken
ISBN: 0516261010
Once Upon An Isle: The Story Of Fishing Families On Isle Royale
Howard Sivertson was a small child who lived on Isle Royale with his family in a fishing community. In the book he describes what it was like to live on Isle Royale.
Author: Howard Sivertson
ISBN: 0962436933
Shipwrecks of Isle Royale National Park: The Archeological Survey
This 240 page book is an excellent source of information for those wishing to read about the major shipwrecks around Isle Royale National Park. It contains in-depth historical information on all the major wrecks. The book is an essential guide for any diver who wants to explore Isle Royale's shipwrecks because it contains sitemaps and locational information for all the sunken vessels.
Author: Daniel Lenihan, Larry E. Murphy and C. Patrick Labadie
ISBN: 0942235185
Isle Royale Shipwrecks
Author: Frederick Stonehouse
ISBN: 0932212085
The Vascular Flora of Isle Royale National Park
Author: Allison D. Slavick
ASIN: 0935289054
TrailStuff.com
TrailStuff.com has more topics and titles than you can imagine. The site lists all items for sale by this company including, books, maps, CD ROM's, videos, computer software, food and even gear.
I.R.N.H.A.
Rather than give a link to each of the books, publications and other items on this site, I decided to just post a link to the Isle Royale Natural History Association web site. You will find an abundance of books on this site which pertain to Isle Royale National Park and the Upper Peninsula. If you're looking for a book or publication, this is a great place to start.
Fishes Of Isle Royale
This book provides the reader with a comprehensive guide to fishing on Isle Royale, complete with maps, charts, the major fish species on Isle Royale and how to identify them.
Author: Karl Frank Lagler
ASIN: B0006Y46WS
The Wildflowers Of Isle Royale
Authors: Robert A. Janke and Nadine Janke
ISBN: 0935289089
The Wolves of Isle Royale
Author: L. David Mech
ISBN: 1410202496
Island Life: An Isle Royale Nature Guide
This handy guide book describes many of the common plants, trees, fish, mammals and reptiles that live on Isle Royale. It also provides tips on how to identify them.
Authors: Ted Gostomski and Janet Marr, Michael Shupe, and John Cooper
ISBN: 0935289151
Isle Royale (Images of America)
Isle Royale has a rich history dating back several thousand years. This book attempts to document some of the more popular and historic areas and points of interest such as its lighthouses, resorts, fishing camps and much more.
Authors: Jessica J. Poirier and Richard E. Taylor
ISBN: 073855135X
Island Folk: The People Of Isle Royale
This book is a compilation of stories from people who used to live on the island during its commercial fishing days. The writings and photos document just how hard it could be to make a living as an Isle Royale fisherman.
Author: Peter Oikarinen
ISBN: 0816653364
Winter Study
Winter Study is a fictional novel written by Nevada Barr. The book's main character joins the Isle Royale Winter Wolf Study program on the island and then stumbles upon a strange series of events.
Author: Nevada Barr
ISBN: 0399154582
Isle Royale's Open Seasons
This book is a collection of poems written by the author while on the island.
Author: Greg M. Romaneck
ISBN: 160264134X
Minong - The Good Place
Written by the Grand Portage National Monument park superintendent, this book chronicles the Ojibwe Indian's long-standing history with Isle Royale.
Author: Timothy Cochrane
ISBN: 0870138499
Naked in the Stream: Isle Royale Stories
The author, Vic Foerster, shares with the reader the many experiences he has had on Isle Royale after hiking the island with his friend, Ken, for 30 years. Even if you have never ventured to the island, Vic's story-telling has a way of pulling you in and making you feel like you were there with him.
Author: Vic Foerster (Author) Joyce Koskenmaki (Illustrator)
ISBN: 1933926228
A View From The Wolf's Eye
The longest-running wolf and moose study in the world is based on Isle Royale and is conducted by Rolf Peterson. Candy Peterson, Rolf's wife, shares stories from her 37 years on the island beside her husband.
Author: Carolyn Peterson
ISBN: 093528916X
The Belle Isle Journals
This book is a compilation of journal entries made by various visitors to the Belle Isle shelters at Isle Royale. Journals were placed in the shelters for visitors to record their thoughts, impressions, feelings and experiences. The entries were then compiled into a book along with photos taken by Carl Ter Haar.
Author: Various Isle Royale visitors
Editing and photography: Carl Ter Haar
ISBN-13: 978-1442114210
Isle Royale [Kindle Edition]
This novel is set on Isle Royale in 1924 and details the experiences of lighthouse keeper, Clarence MacDougal, as he is caught up in a story of shipwrecks, gangsters and the mother of all storms.
Author: John Hamilton
ASIN: B004G5ZTMO


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