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A Deeper Wild

3.86  ·  Rating Details ·  7 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
William L. Sullivan's historical novel is a rollicking saga of the Oregon frontier. "A Deeper Wild" tracks the remarkable adventures and conflicting loves of Joaquin Miller, the pony express rider, gold miner, outlaw, and county judge who galloped to world-wide fame as the "Poet of the Sierras."
Paperback, 464 pages
Published April 1st 2000 by Navillus Press (first published March 20th 2000)
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Nov 15, 2011 Carl rated it it was amazing
A WONDERFULL historical fiction novel. Kudos to a masterpiece by the author whom I had the good fortune to meet at the Oregon State
Fair this year .
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Not great writing from a literary standpoint, but an interesting tale of an interesting character from Oregon history.
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Sullivan completed his B.A. in English at Cornell University, studied linguistics at Germany's Heidelberg University, and earned an M.A. in German at the University of Oregon.
In 1985 he backpacked 1000 miles across Oregon's wilderness. His journal of that adventure, "Listening for Coyote", topped the New York Times' year-end review of travel books and was chosen one of the 100 most significant boo
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