Far Pastures

byR.m. Patterson

Paperback | May 1, 2005

Far Pastures by R.m. Patterson
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The stories in Far Pastures take readers to R.M. Patterson's homestead in the Peace River country of northern Alberta. To all-night dances that ended as the northern lights faded in the dawn. To escapades on the Fort Nelson, Liard and South Nahanni rivers. And to a ranch in southern Alberta where he raised cattle during the lean years of the 1930s and entertained dudes on mountaintops. In later years, Patterson helped build a wartime road through the Canadian Northwest to Alaska. And then there's the story of the bear that liked to canoe!

R.M. Patterson (1898-1984) moved to Canada when he realized that working in a London bank would never bring him happiness. He spent the remaining years of his life pursuing adventure in the Canadian West and was a delightfully evocative writer and an intrepid explorer. Authoring a total of five books about his excursions into the Canad...
Title:Far PasturesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.72 inShipping dimensions:272 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.72 inPublished:May 1, 2005Publisher:TouchWood EditionsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:189489815X

ISBN - 13:9781894898157

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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