Squatters in Paradise is the long-awaited cri-de-coeur of Yellowstone employees - savages - and gleefully exposes the dark and ticklish underbelly of seasonal work in America's first national park. Written with unapologetic irreverence, the author also manages to convey the very real affection that park employees feel for their natural environs and the community which forms each season within the borders of this unique and magical place. A must-read for those who have worked in Yellowstone National Park (or anyone who has harbored the idea of taking a break from the qreal worldq for a while).... as many people as possible because the multi-day trip was going to be expensive and they wanted to share the cost. Doina#39; the green suddenly became a sarcastic catchphrase among employees for any drug related double-entendre; aquot; Keep it ... The meeting took place in the employee pub with about thirty people in attendance (the rest were occupied by the nighta#39;s ... people skills which allow them to hold forth in front of an audience while parlaying an appreciation for their environs.
|Title||:||Squatters in Paradise|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2009-01-29|