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Here Lies Hugh Glass

A Mountain Man, a Bear, and the Rise of the American Nation

Here Lies Hugh Glass( )
Author: Coleman, Jon T.
ISBN:978-0-8090-5459-6
Publication Date:Apr 2012
Publisher:Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Imprint:Hill & Wang
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $28.00
Book Description:

In the summer of 1823, a grizzly bear mauled Hugh Glass. The animal ripped the trapper up, carving huge hunks from his body. Glass's fellows rushed to his aid and slew the bear, but Glass's injuries mocked their first aid. The expedition leader arranged for his funeral: two men would stay behind to bury the corpse when it finally stopped gurgling; the rest would move on. Alone in Indian country, the caretakers quickly lost their nerve. They fled, taking Glass's gun, knife, and...
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Book Details
Pages:272
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / State & Local / West (Ak, Ca, Co, Hi, Id, Mt, Nv, Ut, Wy)
Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers
History / United States / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.26 x 9.21 x 1.02 Inches
Book Weight:1.012 Pounds



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