Jim Bridger, Mountain Man: A Biography

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U of Nebraska Press, 1970 - Biography & Autobiography - 333 pages
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"Probably the fairest portrait of Jim Bridger in existence."-Christian Science Monitor
 

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I am currently reading The Last Wilderness by Noel Gerson and I am amazed at the stamina that these mountain men had and hope that there is still places in this world that one can go to explore the great wide wilderness.

Contents

TRAPPER
1
SET POLES FOR THE MOUNTAINS
8
HIVERNAN
21
THE MISSOURI LEGION
28
HUGH GLASS AND THE GRIZZLY
40
BOOSHWAY
57
THE BATTLE OF PIERRES HOLE
69
SHOT IN THE BACK
86
THE TREATY AT LARAMIE
168
THE SAINTS RAID FORT BRIDGER
182
GUIDE
192
THE MARCH SOUTH
199
TALL TALES
206
CHIEF OF SCOUTS
220
RED CLOUDS DEFIANCE
241
THE CHEYENNES WARNING
249

DEVIL TAKE THE HINDMOST
95
ARROW BUTCHERED OUT
105
OLD GABE TO THE RESCUE
112
INJUN SCRAPES
119
THE LAST RENDEZVOUS
132
TRADER
142
MILK RIVER
154
THE OVERLAND TRAIL
162
BLOODY JUNKET
258
FORT PHIL KEARNEY
268
AMBUSH
278
MASSACRE
284
THE END OF THE TRAIL
295
APPENDIX
301
INDEX
325
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