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The last American man

Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the fascinating true story of Eustace Conway, who left his comfortable suburban home at the age of 17 to move into the Appalachian Mountains, where for the last 20 years he has lived, making fire with sticks, wearing skins from animals he trapped, and living off the land.
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Adventure fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969-
Last American man.
New York : Viking, 2002
(OCoLC)606734504
Named Person: Eustace Conway; Eustace Conway; Eustace Conway; Eustace Conway
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Gilbert
ISBN: 0670030864 9780670030866 0142002836 9780142002834
OCLC Number: 48046004
Awards: Commended for National Book Awards (Nonfiction) 2002
Short-listed for National Book Critics Circle Award (Biography/Autobiography) 2002
Short-listed for Literary Award (First Nonfiction) 2003
Description: 271 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth Gilbert.
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Explores the fascinating true story of Eustace Conway, who left his comfortable suburban home at the age of 17 to move into the Appalachian Mountains, where for the last 20 years he has lived, making fire with sticks, wearing skins from animals he trapped, and living off the land.

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