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Death in a Lonely Land: More Hunting, Fishing, and Shooting on Five Continents By Peter Hathaway Capstick Dino Paravano Don Causey Death in a Lonely Land More Hunting Fishing and Shooting on Five Continents Following the smashing success of Last Horizons SMP Peter Capstick now presents a second volume of pieces culled from such magazines as Outdoor Life NRA s American Hunter Guns Ammo and Pete
  • Title: Death in a Lonely Land: More Hunting, Fishing, and Shooting on Five Continents
  • Author: Peter Hathaway Capstick Dino Paravano Don Causey
  • ISBN: 9780312038106
  • Page: 375
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Death in a Lonely Land: More Hunting, Fishing, and Shooting on Five Continents By Peter Hathaway Capstick Dino Paravano Don Causey Following the smashing success of Last Horizons SMP, 1989 , Peter Capstick now presents a second volume of pieces culled from such magazines as Outdoor Life, NRA s American Hunter, Guns Ammo, and Petersen s Hunting The articles showcase a literary style that prompted Kirkus Reviews to say of Last Horizons, No one since Hemingway with the possible exception of RuaFollowing the smashing success of Last Horizons SMP, 1989 , Peter Capstick now presents a second volume of pieces culled from such magazines as Outdoor Life, NRA s American Hunter, Guns Ammo, and Petersen s Hunting The articles showcase a literary style that prompted Kirkus Reviews to say of Last Horizons, No one since Hemingway with the possible exception of Ruark has written on these subjects with such literary gusto The stockbroker turned outdoorsman recalls his days as an African pro hunter in The Killer Baboons of Vlackfontein Four Fangs in a Treetop records a foray into British Honduras for the jaguar, a gold dappled teardrop of motion Capstick narrowly escapes the Yellow Beard, Central America s deadly tree climbing snake, and cows The Black Death Cape buffalo in the kind of article that makes this author the guru of American hunting fans New York Newsday On Brazil s forsaken Marajo Island, he bags the pugnacious red buffalo, which has the temperament of a constipated Sumo wrestler and the tenacity of an IRS man The author discusses 12 and 20 gauge shotgun loads recalls the pleasures of biltong African beef jerky describes the irresistible homemade lures of snook fishing expert John Gorbatch and kills a genteel take of Atlantic salmon with the brilliantly simple tube fly.Over thirty gorgeous drawings by famous wildlife artist Dino Paravano make this volume yet another collector s item by a writer who keeps the tradition of great safari adventure alive in each of his books African Expedition Gazette.Peter Capstick s eight prior titles include The Last Ivory Hunter SMP, 1988 Peter Capstick s Africa SMP, 1987 and Death in the Long Grass SMP, 1978.
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    1. Peter Hathaway Capstick Dino Paravano Don Causey

      Peter Hathaway Capstick was an American hunter and author Born in New Jersey and educated at although did not graduate from the University of Virginia, he walked away from a successful Wall Street career shortly before his thirtieth birthday to become a professional hunter, first in Central and South America and later and most famously in Africa Capstick spent much of his life in Africa, a land he called his source of inspiration A chain smoker and heavy drinker, he died at age 56 from complications following heart surgery.

    307 thoughts on “Death in a Lonely Land: More Hunting, Fishing, and Shooting on Five Continents”

    1. A friend gave this book to me, as we have a shared interest in Tales of Adventure and of becoming one of Those Who Have Them as a Profession I have not hunted, to any significant extent in over 30 years, the only hunting writer I have read to any appreciable extent is Patrick McManus he is hilarious so I was uncertain as to how well I would connect with stories of hunting big game, months long safaris and professional fishing As it turns out, reading this book was fun than a new bicycle on a su [...]



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