Crow Killer: The Saga of Liver-Eating Johnson

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Indiana University Press, 1969 - History - 190 pages
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The true story (on which the film Jeremiah Johnson was partially based) ofJohn Johnson, who in 1847 found his wife and her unborn child had been killed by Crow braves. Out of this tragedy came one of the most gripping feudsone man against a whole tribein American history.

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Review: Crow Killer: The Saga of Liver-Eating Johnson

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I find most of this account believable, based as it is on oral history gathered by the authors over the course of decades. There is one obvious "tall tale": Johnson beating off first a mountain lion ... Read full review

Review: Crow Killer: The Saga of Liver-Eating Johnson

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In the crow killer by raymond w. thorp, he explains that there's a guy name johnson. Johnson was from the desert. And johnson has to survive in the wild. The book is about the mexican revolution and ... Read full review

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