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Author Andrews, Bryce.

Title Badluck Way : a year on the ragged edge of the West / Bryce Andrews.

Publication Info. New York : Atria Books, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Andrews,B AND    Available
Edition First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Description xiv, 238 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents Part I. On the Sun -- Eastbound to the West -- The lie of the land -- Rolling rocks -- The line -- The work -- Part II. The work -- Badluck -- Calluses -- Under the postcard sky -- Bones -- Part III. Bones -- Predators -- Leaving the road behind -- How it started -- The brush gun -- The silence that followed -- The long months -- Part IV. The long months -- What remains -- A hard wind -- Drifts -- Moving on -- Epilogue.
Summary A narrative of a year on a southwest Montana ranch describes the author's time building fences, riding, roping, and caring for cattle while confronting a brutal pack of wolves in ways that challenged his views about conservation.
Subject Andrews, Bryce.
Human-wolf encounters -- Montana.
Ranch life -- Montana.
Ranchers -- Montana -- Biography.
Wolves -- Montana.
Montana -- Biography.
Montana -- Description and travel.
Lee Metcalf Wilderness (Mont.) -- Description and travel.
Madison River Valley (Wyo. and Mont.) -- Description and travel.
ISBN 9781476710839

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