Synopses & Reviews
Their plans were conceived in a drunken excitement and resulted in more horror than any of them could have imagined. There was the poet able to retreat into beatific reveries of superb fishing in cold, fast streams; the Vietnam vet consumed by uppers, downers and violence; and the girl who loved only one of them at first. With their ideals ostensibly in order, they set out from Florida to save the Grand Canyon from a dam they believed was being built. Along with the tapedeck for the car, the liquor and the drugs, there was also a case of dynamite.
About the Author
Jim Harrison, poet, novelist, screenwriter, and outspoken essayist, is the author of seven novels, seven books of poetry, four novella collections, one essay collection, and a children's book, among them Farmer, Legends of the Fall, and The Beast God Forgot to Invent. He lives with his family on a farm in northern Michigan.