By William Doyle, Willie Robertson
New York occasions bestselling writer and megastar of A&E’s Duck Dynasty, Willie Robertson, groups up with William Doyle, the bestselling co-author of American Gun, to percentage the heritage of America’s most efficient hunters.
American Hunter is the 1st publication ever to assemble a chronological background of America’s maximum hunters. in line with the strong personalities of colourful women and men, this ebook starts off with the Plains Indians and strikes via mythical hunters like Daniel Boone, Davy Crockett, equipment 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 looking, in addition to motion biographies of vintage searching weapons.
Author Willie Robertson, famed hunter of Duck Dynasty and Duck Commander, lends his voice to proportion this bodacious number of real tales that you’ll are looking to inform round the campfire after an extended day’s hunt.
As Teddy Roosevelt positioned it, “The virility, clear-sighted good judgment and resourcefulness of the yankee humans is because of the truth that we've got been a country of hunters and frequenters of the wooded area, plains, and waters.” It’s approximately time we honor American hunters with a ebook that tells their magnificent tales of ability, braveness, survival, and downright bodaciousness.
American Hunter is definitely the right publication for everybody who enjoys awesome stories of yankee historical past and if you happen to love looking, game capturing, and huge open areas.
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