Philip St. George Cooke Ù 4 Free downloadAble manThis is a true story about one of the most remarkable mountain men that ever lived A must read if you want to know about the men who opened p the west 17 page Kindle ed A grizzly bear begins a lifd story legendA very interesting account which details treachery and revenge for same back in the days of beaver trapping in the old West a This book I found on a Kindle web site is not a book about Hugh Glass the individual who is the subject of the movie RevenantIt is rather a segment from a larger book about the adventures and interests of U S Army officer Phillip St George Cooke The author has written about and covered the trapper S ENCOUNTER A GRIZZLY BEAR encounter with grizzly bear Hen he responded to an advertisement in the Missouri Gazette and Public Adviser placed by General William Ashley which called for a corps of 100 men to ascend the river Missouri as part of a fur trading venture These men would later be known as Ashley's Hundred Besides Glass others who joined the enterprise included notables such as James Beckwourth Thomas Fitzpatrick David Jackson John Fitzgerald William Sublette Jim Bridger and Jedediah Smith Early in the trek Glass established himself as a hard working fur trapper He was apparently wounded on this trip in a battle wit. Nice and concise account An Harrowing Tale Of incredibly harrowing tale of The writing was a little to follow times but I still found it enjoyable overall JbstumpI liked the fast pace and rhythm of the writingThis is for anyone who likes adventure The ending was perfect for me All though I was a little shocked It is a great testament to human nature Great ReadFilled in the blanks and corrected some of the creative license of the book version of Glass s history well done Very shortInteresting but very short Very good accounting of this ordeal mauled by the bear This was Az Gooder edition is a bread two or three other books about you last A story about a truly remark. Cover artwork adapted from 1911 painting by famous Great West artist Charles Russell Hugh Glass c 1780–1833 was an American fur trapper and frontiersman noted for his exploits in the American West during the first third of the 19th century Glass was born in Pennsylvania to Irish parents He was an explorer of the watershed of the Upper Missouri River in present day North Dakota South Dakota and Montana Glass was famed most of all as a frontier folk hero for his legendary cross country trek after being mauled by a grizzly bear Glass' most famous adventure began in 1822 .
As Usual Hollywood Adds Their Twist I Wanted The Originalusual Hollywood adds their twist I wanted the original usual Hollywood adds their twist I wanted the original story this provided the fact. H Arikara and later traveled with a party of 13 men to relieve traders at Fort Henry at the mouth of the Yellowstone River The expedition led by Andrew Henry planned to proceed from the Missouri p the valley of the Grand River in present day South Dakota then across to the valley of the Yellowstone The sketch in this book is related by the explorer and Army officer Philip St George Cooke This book originally published by Lindsay Blakiston in 1857 has been reformatted for the Kindle and may contain an occasional defect from the original publication or from the reformatti. ,
Philip St. George Cooke