Provocative, passionate and populist, RMB Manifestos are brief and concise non-fiction books of literary, serious, and cultural studies.
Winner! 2014 Mountain Literature / Jon Whyte Award, Banff Mountain publication and movie Festival
Wolves became a sophisticated comeback tale. Their tracks are once more making trails all through western Alberta, southern British Columbia and the northwestern usa, and the lonesome howls of the mythical predator are not any longer mere echoes from our frontier earlier: they're prophetic voices rising from the hills of our modern reality.
Kevin Van Tighem’s first RMB Manifesto explores the historical past of wolf eradication in western North the United States and the species’ contemporary go back to the areas the place people stay and play. wealthy with own anecdotes and the tales of person wolves whose fates replicate the complexity of our courting with those animals, The Homeward Wolf neither romanticizes nor demonizes this wide-ranging carnivore with whom we once more percentage our Western areas. in its place, it argues that wolves are coming again to stick, that conflicts will proceed to come up and that we'll have to locate new how you can deal with our dating with this bold predator in our ever-changing world.
Whether they worry wolves or love them, readers will locate this publication as tough because it is enlightening. the writer bargains a strong argument that how we elect to dwell with the homeward wolf will deliver out the easiest in us... or the worst. finally, the go back of the wolf may well eventually aid us locate our personal methods right into a deeper, extra sustainable dating with the good Western landscapes that enhance and outline us.