A Hunter's Heart

A Hunter's Heart : Honest Essays on Blood Sport

4.27 (65 ratings by Goodreads)
Edited by 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?


Without apology, the voices here speak of the verities of the hunt, our connections to the land, and the ethics of blood sport, with essays by the best writers in the field: Edward Abbey, Rick Bass, Tom Beck, Jimmy Carter, Jim Fergus, Barry Lopez, Peter Matthiessen, Tom McGuane, Richard K. Nelson, David Peterson, and Terry Tempest Williams.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 154.94 x 228.6 x 27.94mm | 362.87g
  • St. Martin's Press
  • New York
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0805055304
  • 9780805055306
  • 446,738

Review quote

"This book is a search into the hunter's motives, the sometimes mystic connection between the hunter and food and, more fundamentally, an inquiry into our society's lost tethers to the natural world." --"Los Angeles Times Book Review"
show more

About David Petersen

David Peterson lives in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado.
show more

Rating details

65 ratings
4.27 out of 5 stars
5 42% (27)
4 46% (30)
3 11% (7)
2 2% (1)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X