Holy Old Mackinaw: A Natural History of the American Lumberjack

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Macmillan, 1938 - Lumbering - 278 pages
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User Review  - Pam - Goodreads

Okay, this is a book my dad gave me. Says it is really good. TIMBER...... Very interesting, but a bit hard to read. It was written in 1938! I read The Big Burn right before this and it contrasted ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

A great history of the American lumberjack chuck full of sin and debauchery. Not a sweeping history of American logging, but the tales of hard drinking, fast women, and brute strength speak volumes about how important the logger was in terms of our Nation's culture and ideology. Read full review

Contents

THE BEGINNINGS OF SAWDUST
29
DAYLIGHT IN THE SWAMP
41
THE WHITEWATER
53
Copyright

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