New York occasions bestselling writer and famous person of A&E’s Duck Dynasty, Willie Robertson, groups up with William Doyle, the bestselling co-author of American Gun, to proportion the heritage of America’s most effective hunters.
American Hunter is the 1st e-book ever to assemble a chronological historical past of America’s maximum hunters. in keeping with the robust personalities of colourful women and men, this ebook starts with the Plains Indians and strikes via mythical hunters like Daniel Boone, Davy Crockett, package Carson, Buffalo invoice, Teddy Roosevelt, Ernest Hemingway, Lyndon Johnson, and extra. additionally integrated are the histories of yank fox, rabbit, deer, squirrel, duck, goose, and big-game searching, in addition to motion biographies of vintage looking weapons.
Author Willie Robertson, famed hunter of Duck Dynasty and Duck Commander, lends his voice to proportion this bodacious choice of actual tales that you’ll are looking to inform round the campfire after an extended day’s hunt.
As Teddy Roosevelt placed it, “The virility, clear-sighted logic and resourcefulness of the yankee humans is because of the truth that we've got been a state of hunters and frequenters of the wooded area, plains, and waters.” It’s approximately time we honor American hunters with a e-book that tells their impressive tales of ability, braveness, survival, and downright bodaciousness.
American Hunter is the ideal booklet for everybody who enjoys remarkable stories of yankee background and should you love searching, recreation taking pictures, and extensive open areas.
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