Field and Forest: Classic Hunting Stories

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For hunters, listening to the accounts of kindred spirits recalling the drama and action that go with good days afield ranks among life's most pleasurable activities. Here, then, are some of the best hunting tales ever written, stories that sweep from charging lions in the African bush to mountain goats in the mountain crags of the Rockies; from the gallant bird dogs of the Southern pinelands to the great Western hunts of Theodore Roosevelt. This collection of stories captures the very soul of hunting. With ...

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Overview

For hunters, listening to the accounts of kindred spirits recalling the drama and action that go with good days afield ranks among life's most pleasurable activities. Here, then, are some of the best hunting tales ever written, stories that sweep from charging lions in the African bush to mountain goats in the mountain crags of the Rockies; from the gallant bird dogs of the Southern pinelands to the great Western hunts of Theodore Roosevelt. This collection of stories captures the very soul of hunting. With contributions from: Lt. Col. J. M. Patterson, D.S. O., Theodore Roosevelt, Nash Buckingham, Archibald Rutledge, Zane Grey, Lieutenant Townsend Whelen, Harold McCracken, Irvin S. Cobb, Edwin Main Post, Sir Richard Dane, Horace Kephart, Ivan Turgenev, Francis Parkman ,William T. Hornaday, Sc.D, Rex BeachSettle into an armchair, and let the expedition begin.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762792887
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/17/2013
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 267,714
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 7.90 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Stephen Bodio is a Massachusetts native who has lived in tiny Magdalena, New Mexico, for three decades. He is the author of a half dozen books about the natural world, including A Rage for Falcons (1992) and Eagle Dreams: Searching for Legends in Wild Mongolia (2003). Bodio is also an avid falconer. On the Edge of the Wild: Passions and Pleasures of a Naturalist (1997) is a more eclectic collection of essays on hunting and fishing and adventurous travel.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 25, 2014

    Midnight

    Where is main camp? Book name please.

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    Posted October 19, 2014

    Rain

    The bullet was till in the wound

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 25, 2014

    Moon

    Pads in. Her shoulder had healed and she dragged in a fawn, who was almost mature

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 15, 2014

    Breeze

    She looks at the albino wolf and pads up to him/her. 'Hello my name is breeze. What is yours?'

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 15, 2014

    Dark

    Looks at the white shewolf. His gaze hardens. He stands, muscles rippling beneath his black pelt. He smiles to her a little then walks over to the edge of the forest and sits.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 12, 2014

    Anka

    Gtgbbt

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 11, 2014

    Shadow

    A midnight black wolf pads in. (May i join?)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 15, 2014

    Rabbit

    "Thank you." She turns to breeze. "I'm rabbit."

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 12, 2014

    Shade and Willow

    Shade glanced around wearily. <p>
    <p>Willow sat dismally.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 15, 2014

    Flint & Posse

    Adien trotted around camp
    <p> G<_>oddess flicked her eyes around camp, smirking
    <p> Flint turned away and watched the camp with a hard, emotionless gaze

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 11, 2014

    Snap

    Yawned

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 10, 2014

    Star

    The wolf silently pads on her rock scanning the camp.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2014

    Willow

    Dips her head -thank you

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 15, 2014

    Falcon

    He backs away his ears flat and head lowered.

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    Posted October 12, 2014

    Ice

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    Posted October 24, 2014

    Artemis

    "Im sorry to here about your pack."

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