The Last Season

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HarperCollins, Oct 13, 2009 - Nature - 384 pages
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Destined to become a classic of adventure literature, The Last Season examines the extraordinary life of legendary backcountry ranger Randy Morgenson and his mysterious disappearance in California's unforgiving Sierra Nevada—mountains as perilous as they are beautiful.

Eric Blehm's masterful work is a gripping detective story interwoven with the riveting biography of a complicated, original, and wholly fascinating man.

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Fascinating history of the backcountry seasonal rangers of Yosemite / King's Canyon, paired with an intimate portrait of one of them who disappeared. Read full review

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From the January 2012 issue of Backpacker magazine: Required Reading, Top picks from our Facebook fans: This search-and-rescue story with no rescue is a modern classic. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Eric Blehm is the award-winning author of the New York Times bestsellers Fearless and The Only Thing Worth Dying For. His first book, The Last Season, was the winner of the National Outdoor Book Award and was named by Outside magazine as one of the "greatest adventure biographies ever written." He has dedicated his life to telling the stories of those who serve.

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