The Resource One man's wilderness : an Alaskan odyssey, (ebook)

One man's wilderness : an Alaskan odyssey, (ebook)

Label
One man's wilderness : an Alaskan odyssey
Title
One man's wilderness
Title remainder
an Alaskan odyssey
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of when Dick Proenneke first broke ground and made his mark in the Alaskan wilds in 1968, this special edition of the best-selling memoir features an all-new foreword by Nick Offerman plus color photographs not seen in print for over 20 years. To live in a pristine land unchanged by man . . . to roam a wilderness through which few other humans have passed . . . to choose an idyllic site, cut trees, and build a log cabin . . . to be a self-sufficient craftsman, making what is needed from materials available . . . to be not at odds with the world, but content with one's own thoughts and company . . . Thousands have had such dreams, but Dick Proenneke lived them. He found a place, built a cabin, and stayed to become part of the country. One Man's Wilderness is a simple account of the day-to-day explorations and activities he carried out alone, and the constant chain of nature's events that kept him company. From Dick's journals, and with firsthand knowledge of his subject and the setting, Sam Keith has woven a tribute to a man who carved his masterpiece out of the beyond
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Keith, Sam
Dewey number
917.9804
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Proenneke, Richard
  • Pioneers
  • Electronic books
  • Twin Lakes (Lake and Peninsula Borough, Alaska)
  • Twin Lakes (Lake and Peninsula Borough, Alaska)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Wilderness survival
Target audience
adult
Label
One man's wilderness : an Alaskan odyssey, (ebook)
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781513261812
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12188783
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remote
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12188783
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MWT12188783
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
One man's wilderness : an Alaskan odyssey, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781513261812
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12188783
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12188783
System control number
MWT12188783
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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