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Author Hellyer, David Tirrell, 1913- author

Title At the forest's edge : memoir of a physician-naturalist / David Tirrell Hellyer
Edition First University of Washington Press pbk. edition
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (374 pages) : illustrations
Contents From Admiralty Carvers to Tea Merchants -- Naturalist Roots in Japan -- Post-war Switzerland -- A Tutor's Strategy -- Retreat to Italy -- Beyond the Schoolroom -- A British Education -- Off to California -- Horses and Tea -- Belmore Browne and the Canadian Rockies -- Exploring the Northern Sierra -- Dirt Roads and Rodeos -- From West to East -- Coming of Age in Mexico -- Head Over Heels at Yale -- Northwest Beginnings -- Early Skiing in the Cascades -- A New Calling -- Clearing the Decks -- Medical School -- Anatomy, Physiology, and the South Side of Chicago -- Internship -- Navy Doctor -- Gypsy Camp and the Creek -- Residency and Al Capone -- How to Diagnose a Congenital Naturalist -- Life on Steilacoom Creek -- Japan Revisited
Notes Originally published: Seattle, Wash. : Pacific Search Press, ©1985
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 11, 2016)
Subject Hellyer, David Tirrell, 1913-
Hellyer, David Tirrell, 1913-
Hellyer, David Tirrell.
Naturalists -- Washington (State) -- Tacoma -- Biography
Pediatricians -- Washington (State) -- Tacoma -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Science & Technology.
NATURE -- Essays.
NATURE -- Reference.
Naturalists.
Pediatricians.
SCIENCE / General
TRAVEL -- Special Interest -- Ecotourism.
Northwest Trek Park (Wash.) -- History
Washington (State) -- Northwest Trek Park.
Washington (State) -- Tacoma.
Genre/Form Biography.
History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 029599973X (electronic bk.)
9780295999739 (electronic bk.)