Indian Creek Chronicles: A Winter Alone in the Wilderness

Indian Creek Chronicles: A Winter Alone in the Wilderness

by Pete Fromm

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Indian Creek Chronicles: A Winter Alone in the Wilderness by Pete Fromm

Winner of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Book Award, Indian Creek Chronicles is Pete Fromm's account of seven winter months spent alone in a tent in Idaho guarding salmon eggs and coming face to face with the blunt realities of life as a contemporary mountain man. A gripping story of adventure and a modern-day Walden, this contemporary classic established Fromm as one of the West's premier voices.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312422721
Publisher: Picador
Publication date: 10/17/2003
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 549,358
Product dimensions: 5.52(w) x 8.38(h) x 0.57(d)

About the Author

Pete Fromm is the author most recently of As Cool as I Am and How All This Started. He lives with his family in Great Falls, Montana.

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"This is a lovely book about honesty, about clear-eyed seeing, and clear-eyed feeling. Each reader will come away from reading this book with a favorite scene that he or she will remember forever." Rick Bass, author of Platte River

"Pete Fromm is a talent to watch. His stories speak those sweetest moments of riding a river and casting a line, in a land bigger than we can ever hope to be." Ivan Doig, author of This House of Sky

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Indian Creek Chronicles: A Winter Alone in the Wilderness 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
'I was at a local book store and asked one of the clerks if there was a book she consistently recommended to friends. She found this one for me and said whenever she lends it out she never gets it back and always has to buy another to replace it. Admittedly I was a little disappointed in her choice (nature books are not my chosen genre) but not wanting to hurt her feelings I bought the book. I finished it that night. Although I enjoy the mountains myself I have never been interested in the mountain man style of life. I'm still not interested to live it but I sure did enjoy reading about the author striving to live it while not having any experience with it and only a few books,journals, and a dog to guide him along the way. It depicts those type of life experiences we all wish we had when we were younger and in a little better shape. I have lent it to several friends (some nature people, some not) and have always received a hearty thumbs up upon its return--yes, I have not had to replace it yet. I make sure this one comes back! Enjoy
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Guest More than 1 year ago
I used to be an avid outdoorsman. After reading this book and I felt like this man had done what I always wanted to do, but never had the oportunity. His description of the Montana wilderness and his honesty about his feelings and experiences really made this book stand out.