The Resource The last hunter: : an American family album, Will Weaver, (electronic resource)

The last hunter: : an American family album, Will Weaver, (electronic resource)

Label
The last hunter: : an American family album
Title
The last hunter:
Title remainder
an American family album
Statement of responsibility
Will Weaver
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Minnesota's Will Weaver has been a hunter since he was a young boy, following in the footsteps of his father, a dedicated and seasoned outdoorsman. As he writes, "in the fall, when Canada geese came through and when partridge season opened, [we] heard the far-off thudding report of shotguns-and in November the heavier poom-poom! of deer rifles." Hunting frames Weaver's childhood memories, his relationship with his father, and his own definition of self. And although one side of his family lineage includes men who would not hunt, or go to war, or carry a rifle, Weaver is caught off guard when his son and daughter show no interest in upholding the tradition of the hunt. The Last Hunter is a twenty-first-century collection of deeply personal tales-a truly American story. Weaver's heartfelt rendering sweeps us along on a family journey from an isolated North Dakota farm "built around a fork and shovel" to postmodern America. Grounded in telling and luminous detail, The Last Hunter is an examination of family, life on the land, and those things we hold dear enough to want to carry along, one generation to another
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Weaver, Will
Dewey number
  • 799.292
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Weaver family
  • Deer hunting
  • Fowling
  • Hunters
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
The last hunter: : an American family album, Will Weaver, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11810567
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11810567
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11810567
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11810567
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The last hunter: : an American family album, Will Weaver, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11810567
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11810567
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11810567
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11810567
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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