The author integrates text with his grandmother's vintage photographs of camp-life rituals to offer details of a fascinating world and a record of the waning years of one of North America's most prolific hunting grounds, a world in which two powerful forces coexisted<-->the relentless drive of progress and the persistent draw of nature. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Alan Huffman is a freelance journalist and the author of the highly acclaimed Mississippi in Africa. He has appeared on numerous NPR shows and has contributed to many publications, including Smithsonian magazine, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, and the Washington Post Magazine. He lives in Bolton, Mississippi.