More Readings from One Man's Wilderness: The Journals of Richard L. Proenneke, 1974-1980

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The journals of Richard "Dick" Proenneke are now available in an edited and annotated volume covering the years 1974 through 1980. The nation first became aware of the remarkable life of Dick Proenneke with the publication of One Man's Wilderness in 1973.

Master of woodcraft and camp craft, keen observer of the natural world, mechanical genius, tireless hiker and journalisx, for 30 years Proennek lived a storied existense in a small log cabin...
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Overview

The journals of Richard "Dick" Proenneke are now available in an edited and annotated volume covering the years 1974 through 1980. The nation first became aware of the remarkable life of Dick Proenneke with the publication of One Man's Wilderness in 1973.

Master of woodcraft and camp craft, keen observer of the natural world, mechanical genius, tireless hiker and journalisx, for 30 years Proennek lived a storied existense in a small log cabin her built in the Alaska wilderness. Proenneke was an active yet reluctant participant in the epic struggle to protect some of Alaska's wild lands for future generations of Americans.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780160729942
  • Publisher: United States Dept. of the Interior
  • Publication date: 1/5/2006
  • Pages: 496
  • Sales rank: 799,488
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

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National Park Service is an office within the Department of Interior.

As the nation's principal conservation agency, the Department of Interior has responsibility for most of our nationally owned public lands and natural and cultural resources. This includes fostering the wisest use of our land and water resources, protecting our fish and wildlife, preserving the environmental and cultural values of our national parks and historic places, and providing for enjoyment of life through outdoor recreation

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 3, 2008

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    After reading 'One Man's Wilderness, An Alaska Odyssey' I looked forward with anticipation to this expanded version outlining the history of this remarkable individual, Richard L. Proenneke who lived in harmony with the great Alaska wildneress and many of the creatures contained therein. It features the significant details of his life, friends, and struggle with both the natural elements as well as the proposed change in the status of his beloved home. Definitely a book that will call you back several times to refresh not only your perceptions but also your soul as you develop a greater appreciation of nature and how one man can make a difference in so many ways.

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  • Posted June 27, 2009

    Great!

    If you enjoyed "One Man's Wilderness, you would definitely enjoy this one. More details including he panned for gold! I hope there will be another book made from his diaries. Can't get enough of living in an Alaska log cabin. He had a wonderful life.

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