Dean Of The Woods

Dean Of The Woods

by James Marks

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Overview

Dean Marks was a product of the Great Depression. He began doing a man's job, and earning a man's wages at the age of fourteen, and pursued a timber faller's career with little interruption until his death at age sixty-five. His rare combination of intelligence, resourcefulness, and sense of humor make him a fascinating study in human nature. He was at once opinionated and tolerant, hard-nosed and soft-hearted, highly self-confident and self-effacing. These anecdotes and vignettes illustrate and highlight valuable lessons learned by an admiring and appreciative son while depicting a vanishing profession and one of the most memorable "professors" of that way of life.


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ISBN-13: 9781418490188
Publisher: AuthorHouse
Publication date: 10/19/2004
Pages: 124
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.29(d)

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