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A Hunter's Road

A Hunter's Road

A Journey with Gun and Dog Across the American Uplands

Jim Fergus

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In an epic season of sport, Jim Fergus and his trusty Lab, Sweetzer, trek the mountains, plains, prairies, forests, marshes, deltas, and deserts of America.

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MY LIFE AS A DOG TRAINER
Preserve wild game, use a trained dog.
Common ad slogan of state fish and game agencies

I live in a small town in northern Colorado called Ayn (as in Ayn Rand; local boosters have tried to make a case: that...

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Praise for A Hunter's Road

“An absorbing, provocative, and even enchanting book.” —Jonathan Kirsch, Los Angeles Times

“A Hunter's Road is that rarest of books, a word journey that can one minute have you doubled over with laughter, and a few pages later leave you wiping a tear from your eye.” —Tom Dodge, Heartland USA

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About the author

Jim Fergus

Jim Fergus is the author of the essay collection The Sporting Road and the novels One Thousand White Women and Wild Girl. His articles and essays have appeared in a wide variety of national magazines and newspapers, including Newsweek, Newsday, The Paris Review, Esquire, Sports Afield, and Field & Stream. Fergus was born in Chicago and attended Colorado College. He lives in southern Arizona.

Jim Fergus

Jim Fergus

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