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[PDF/EBOOK] Mountain Man A Novel of Male and Female in the Early American West BY Vardis Fisher



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    Tidbit In 1972 5 years after Fisher's death Warner Bros thought for some reason the book had become public domain and they made the movie for around 20 million dollars Four weeks before release someone in legal found mention of an Opal Fisher in Prescott Idaho They sent a man up He knocked on her door and explained he was from a tiny indep

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    I read this book years ago and had forgotten it until someone here brought it up I got the paperback version of the book back when the Robert Redford movie based on it came outI have in my reading life gone through periods when I'd r

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    In MOUNTAIN MAN Vardis Fisher fictionalizes the true accounts of John ‘Liver eating’ Johnston who was driven to reven

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    I began reading this as a teen after finding it on my Dad's bookshelf I found a copy and re readfinished it It is one of the best of the frontie

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    So moved was I by my recent trip out westMontanaWyomingUtah and South Dakota that I decided to break with my usual habit of reading classic authors and take a look at something a little different After all I have always been fascinated by bot

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    I am looking for a hardcover edition of this book This is the story of Jeremiah Johnston his real name has a 't' in it It's a beautiful yet brutal book I can't recommend it enoughThis book will show you the beauty

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    I read this book when I was in high school but had to add it to my goodreads shelf Anybody who saw the movie Jeremiah Johnson will absolutely love Fisher's novel The amount of detail in this book really transports you into the world of the mountain man After all of these years I still remember the descriptions of food and everyda

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    So enlightening about a true Mountain Man in the 1840's prior to the opening of the west Sam Minnard is unusual in that he is educated and wise beyong his years He is a mountain man by choice and hates to see the colonization of the wild west with special disdain for Brigham Young and the Mormons He has a wonderful if short marriage to a lovely Indian girl This book is so well researched and opened for me an un

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    I have no words to say about this FANTASTIC book They just won't come I was greatly moved after reading the last word I may even wait a few weeks and read it again

  10. says:

    Well maybe I liked this book so much because I vacationed at Glacier National Park where I picked it up or maybe because it was such a mixture of beauty and brutality This is the book that was the inspiration for the movie Jeremiah Johnson That particular movie holds a special place in my heart because it is the

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Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for the University of Idaho PressA classic in American West litera. I read this book years ago and had forgotten it until someone here brought it up I got the paperback version of the book back when the Robert Redford movie based on it came outI have in my reading life gone through periods when I d read almost exclusively from one genre This was read during one of my many historical fiction periods The book follows the life of Sam Minard a huntertrapper Mountain Man in the Rockies during the mid 1800s The book is not only interesting in itself as a novel but also gives a look

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Mountain Man A Novel of Male and Female in the Early American West

Tured both the romantic idealism and harsh realism of the wilderness experience with this classic tale of the West. So enlightening about a true Mountain Man in the 1840 s prior to the opening of the west Sam Minnard is unusual in that he is educated and wise beyong his years He is a mountain man by choice and hates to see the colonization of the wild west with special disdain for Brigham Young and the Mormons He has a wonderful if short marriage to a lovely Indian girl This book is so well researched and opened for me an understanding of those noble men who were so tough and resiliantLittle wonder they did not live long l Let Sleeping Dogs Lie years He is a mountain man by choice and hates to see the colonization of the wild west with special disdain for Brigham Young and the Mormons He has a wonderful if short marriage to a lovely Indian girl This book is so well researched and opened for me an understanding of those noble men who were so tough and resiliantLittle wonder they did not live long l

Download ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Vardis Fisher

Ture and the inspiration for Robert Redford's portrayal in the classic film Jeremiah Johnson Vardis Fisher has cap. So moved was I by my recent trip out westMontanaWyomingUtah and South Dakota that I decided to break with my usual habit of reading classic authors and take a look at something a little different After all I have always been fascinated by both Native Americans and the mountain men who got to know them and to a large degree the history of the West is intertwined with the history of those two groupsI chose Mountain Man by Vardis Fisher as a way to get started And it was although the book is somewhat disappointi