Cover of: The mountain men | George Laycock

About the Book

There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one?

Table of Contents

Wild lands and furbearers
Pursuit of the beaver: how the trapper caught beaver
The buffalo hunters
Mountain man's wildlife
Eyes West
To the mountains for beaver: the world of the mountain man
For love of the wild places
Birth of the rendezvous
King of the mountain men
The legend of Broken Hand: the mountain man's guns
Old Bill, master trapper
Trail blazer
A grizzly prolem
Some called him Thunderbolt
From apprentice to pathfinder
The happy mountain man: leatherwork
To the end of the West: fire and shelter
The marryin' kind
Journal of a trapper: trappers who fished
The bones of Old Black Harris
Trappers in the Southwest: the mountain man's cache
The old trapper and the kid: the mountain man's boats.
Cont.): Long shadows.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 304-305) and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 978
Library of Congress F596 .L433 1988

The Physical Object

Pagination ix, 308 pages :
Number of pages 308

ID Numbers

Open Library OL26469407M
Internet Archive mountainmen00geor
ISBN 10 1556540345, 0556540343, 0696110474
ISBN 13 9781556540349, 9780696110474
OCLC/WorldCat 20609260

Borrow eBook

Prefer the physical book? Check nearby libraries with:

Buy this book

Amazon $2.49 (used)
Better World Books $3.98 (used)


Download catalog record: RDF / JSON / OPDS
July 12, 2018 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Internet Archive MARC record.