Cover image for 100 years of hunting : the ultimate tribute to our hunting heritage
Title:
100 years of hunting : the ultimate tribute to our hunting heritage
Author:
Voyageur Press.
Publication Information:
Stillwater, MN : Voyageur Press, 1999.
Physical Description:
224 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780896584143
Format :
Book

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Summary

This collection of stories and artwork celebrates how, over the last 100 years, millions of Americans have pursued hunting as a way to connect to the land, bond with hunting companions, and respect the spirit of the chase. Compelling narratives by such legends as Grover Cleveland, Zane Grey, Archiba


Table of Contents

Edwyn SandysGrover ClevelandDaniel Moreau BarringerRex BeachZane GreyErnest HemingwayArchibald RutledgeGordon MacQuarrieSigurd F. OlsonRobert RuarkEdmund Ware SmithHavilah BabcockBob BristerPatrick F. McManusE. Annie ProulxJimmy CarterSteve GroomsJohn Madson
Introduction: The Hunting Traditionp. 7
A Red-Letter Day (1905)p. 17
Quail Shooting (1906)p. 27
Mountain Sheep in the Old Rockies (1913)p. 35
Geese (1921)p. 43
Excerpt from "Tonto Basin" (1922)p. 65
Remembering Shooting-Flying:A Key West Letter (1935)p. 81
Why I Taught My Boys To Be Hunters (1937)p. 89
Pa'tridge Fever--Cause and Cure (1941)p. 99
Shift of the Wind (1944)p. 109
November Was Always the Best (1955)p. 119
Jake's Rangers Hunt the Whitetail (1959)p. 127
When A Man's Thoughts Are Pure (1964)p. 143
Brown Bear the Hard Way (1971)p. 153
Share and Share Alike (1982)p. 165
The Unclouded Day (1985)p. 173
Learning To Hunt (1988)p. 191
Blizzard on the Race Track (1990)p. 207
Bess' Story (1995)p. 215