(From the back cover of the book.) Marc Taylor brings you the much anticipated second book in the Hunting Hard series - "The Soul of the Hunt."
Experience the intensity of each moment of the deadly game through the eyes of the hunter - and the hunted!
Dig deep within the hunting mind. Uncover the true depth of the Alaska hunting experience by exploring the spiritual core of the hunter's role.
This book will forever change the mind-set with which you approach the hunt.
About the Author: Marc Taylor lives in Anchorage, Alaska, and is the owner of Wiggy's-Alaska!, a retail store catering to lovers of the Alaska outdoors. He is a freelance writer, and will soon begin work on the third book in the Hunting Hard...In Alaska! series.
Table of Contents
A Soul for the Hunt - By Larry Bartlett
"Why Do I Hunt?" 1
I. The Ancient Game of Hunter and Hunted
The Thousands That Got Away 13
Sealing the Deal 29
Breathless, Under the Weight of a Hunter's Moment 41
The View from an Aspen Grove 45
A Morning in a Mountain Valley Cathedral 63
The Billy Goats' Bluff 73
Broken Instinct 97
II. More on Hunting Gear and Tactics 113
Building a Complete Gear List 115
Sleeping Warm in the Cold 121
Innovative Gear for Hunters 129
When Things Go Terribly Wrong 141
Moose Hunting Tactics - 301 147
III. The Last Breath 157
The Answer to the Question - "Why Do I Hunt?" 159
Photo Gallery 161
A Sense of Belonging 177
IV. Appendix 188