The Shadows of Owls
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Washington Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $28.95|
| Book Description: |
In a literary thriller about science, power, and the lives of ordinary people, John Keeble tells the story of a woman whose passion for her work puts herself and her family at serious risk.
Kate DeShazer is a marine biologist whose research threatens the construction of an oil pipeline in Alaska's Chukchi Sea. A group of extremists, hired by an international petroleum conglomerate, intimidate her, steal her records, and leave her fighting for her life. Her husband Jack and...