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  - 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

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User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

If you are looking for epic tales of burly men who were as tough as the ax handles they swung, men with no fear of death, with no respect for God's creation, always looking for more lumber over the ... Read full review

Contents

SAGA OF THE JIGGER
1
THE FLOWERING OF A LUMBER TOWN
14
THE BEGINNINGS OF SAWDUST
29
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