The 21st Century is a time of profound and wrenching change. The phrase astop the world, I want to get offa never seemed more appropriate. Robert Sopuck caught his first fish at age 4 in the presence of his father. That fish set off a lifetime of exploration of the natural world. He and his bride, the inestimable Caroline, live on 480 acres of wild land south of Manitobaas Riding Mountain National Park. This book is about their way of life as modern country people who have developed a profound relationship with the land, wildlife, and the ecosystem that supports them. This book describes a way of living with Nature via detailed, funny, informative, and sometimes poignant essays. The first essay, aIt All Started with This Fish, a describes the beginning of this journey while the second last, aHunting with Dada describes his emotions while speaking at his fatheras funeral about their shared outdoor experiences that made him who he is. In between there are hunting stories, ahow toa essays on wild food preparation, and descriptions of unique wildlife experiences. aA Life Outdoorsa will show the reader that there is a way of life aout therea that is authentic, joyous, and profound.Essays on Hunting, Gathering and Country Living in the 21st Century Robert D. Sopuck. Wine. andWild. Game. (December 2008) With most hunting seasons just about over, many Manitoba hunters have freezers full of wild game and are looking forward to ... hunter, a said Nelson, aWe usually have all types of wild game in our freezer, and I love them all, but Ia#39;m especially partial to caribou and grouse .
|Title||:||A Life Outdoors|
|Author||:||Robert D. Sopuck|
|Publisher||:||FriesenPress - 2014-11-03|