Here Lies Hugh Glass

Here Lies Hugh Glass

In the summer of 1823, a grizzly bear mauled Hugh Glass. The animal ripped the trapper up, carving huge hunks from his body. Glass's fellows rushed to his aid and slew the bear, but Glass's injuries mocked their first aid. The expedition leader arranged for his funeral: two men would stay behind to bury the corpse when it finally stopped gurgling; the rest would move on. Alone in Indian country, the caretakers quickly lost their nerve. They fled, taking Glass's gun,… (more)

Available Offer  



Book Details  


Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 24, 2012)

Collection: Hill and Wang

Language: English


Look for similar items  


>
>