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7 edition of Distant Fires found in the catalog.

Distant Fires

by Howard Chaykin

  • 200 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Dc Comics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graphic novels,
  • Graphic Novels - Science Fiction,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Fiction - Fantasy,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Form - Cartoons & Comics

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSuperman
    ContributionsGil Kane (Illustrator), Kevin Nowlan (Illustrator), Matt Hollingsworth (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8645111M
    ISBN 101563892898
    ISBN 109781563892899

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"Distant Fires, a true-life adventure, describes a Distant Fires book canoe trip from Duluth to York Factory on Hudson Bay.

Anderson and a companion retraced the paddles taken by Eric Sevareid and a companion almost sixty years earlier. Their trials and tribulations, plus Anderson’s sense of humor, make the trip fun in book form/5(21). Distant Fires is a fast read, but an enjoyable one.

Scott Anderson and his friend Steve Baker spend several months during the summer of in a canoe, following the path of two of their explorer heroes - Walter Port and Eric Sevareid, who wrote Canoeing with the Cree/5.

Distant Fires is a deeply moving book about the relationship between two brothers, one of whom was involved in the death of two women, was imprisoned, and died.

The book reverberates with the voice of the dead brother, which gives him humanity and a human voice. The book succeeds in doing so artistically and with great : Doug Ramspeck. Distant Fires - A Book Review Distant Fires, Duluth to Hudson Bay, Scott Anderson I have been on one backcountry canoe trip in my life but after reading this book I was ready to quit my job, buy a Souris River Quetico and head out for a month like a voyageur.

The book is part journal and part adventure guide. of the Grayson Books Poetry Contest "In the intense and compelling collection, Distant Fires, Doug Ramspeck reveals how the heart persists in loving even those who are unlovable. For the narrator, his brother is a puzzle he cannot abandon but never solve.

"Distant Fires" was published in and is the true account of a summer canoe trip from Duluth Minnesota to Hudson Bay Canada by two men in their early 20's. More than anything else, this book speaks to the modern charisma and abilities of the author, who planned and accomplished the journey, then, wrote such a wonderful and humorous account of it.5/5(5).

"Distant Fires": Nuclear war throws the entire world into Armageddon. The resulting conflict is a geological upheaval of unprecedented horror. Entire populations are wiped out and the radiation from the nuclear fallout robs Earth's heroes and villains of their super-powers.

Superman: Distant Fires is a one-shot published in Colourists: Matt Hollingsworth. Distant Fires is the story of two high school friends who decide to paddle over miles from Duluth Minnesota to York Factory.

I am pretty sure I first heard of this book on this site - not sure if it was Mike or Chris Brock who mentioned it but thanks. My review is here but overall I truly enjoyed this book and the adventure of it all. Distant Fires. 45 likes. Ehta has endured a soul-searing loss and carries a vengeance and prejudice that blinds her to second chances.

Will she learn to Followers: "Distant Fires" was published in and is the true account of a summer canoe trip from Duluth Minnesota to Hudson Bay Canada by two men in their early 20's. More than anything else, this book speaks to the modern charisma and abilities of the author, who planned and accomplished the journey, then, wrote such a wonderful and humorous account of it/5(16).

Distant Fires was an outstanding read. The characters were totally believable and the author obviously researched the historical aspects carefully. I highly recommend this book. by Carrie B. on Aug A great, great read.

One of the best works of historical fiction I've ever read. Great action and romance, and the attention to detail is superb. Overview Robert Cording, who selected Distant Fires for the Grayson Books Poetry Prize, writes this about the collection: “ Distant Fires is a deeply moving book about the relationship between two brothers, one of whom was involved in the.

Distant Fires is the story of two high school friends who decide to paddle over miles from Duluth Minnesota to York Factory. My review is here but overall I truly enjoyed this book and the adventure of it all. --St. Paul Pioneer Press "Distant Fires, a true-life adventure, describes a 1,mile canoe trip from Duluth to York Factory on Hudson Bay.

Anderson and a companion retraced the paddles taken by Eric Sevareid and a companion almost sixty years earlier. Their trials and tribulations, plus Anderson's sense of humor, make the trip fun in book form.

Reflections of the Distant Fires: A Tale of Old Texas. About the Book. Contact Us. About the Author. A Tale of Old Texas. His little brother hanged.

His mother swindled. Betrayed by his childhood sweetheart. "Distant Fires" was published in and is the true account of a summer canoe trip from Duluth Minnesota to Hudson Bay Canada by two men in their early 20's.

More than anything else, this book speaks to the modern charisma and abilities of the author, who planned and accomplished the journey, then, wrote such a wonderful and humorous account /5(16).

Distant Fires is the story of two high school friends who decide to paddle over miles from Duluth Minnesota to York Factory. My review is here but overall I truly enjoyed this book and the adventure of it all.

I also enjoyed the fact that Scott and his friend are not experienced travelers or well funded. The Smoke of Distant Fires. This collection consists of thirteen poems, each divided into ten parts, and each inspired by a line of verse or a work of art by a particular poet or artist/5.

The Smoke of Distant Fires contains thirteen new poems from the contemporary Peruvian poet, essayist, critic, translator, and children’s book author, Eduardo Chirinos.

Precisely organized and formally inventive, each poem in the collection is itself a collection of ten numbered stanzas, and each of the stanzas themselves are fully formed. Describes the author's three month canoe adventure, which started at Duluth, Minnesota and ended at York Factory on the shores of Hudson Bay.

Scott Anderson (–) was a true adventurer and coauthor of Unknown Rider and The Mosquito Book. Les C. Kouba is a renowned wildlife artist.

Distant Fires is a voyage of discovery. Winner of the Grayson Books Poetry Prize, Distant Fires is a book about two brothers and the very different paths their lives take. With compelling language and great artistry, Doug Ramspeck reveals the complexity of the brothers' relationship: the love, the trauma, and the difficulty of fathoming another's :   Distant Fires (), my collection of poetry, short fiction, and drama has been published by Grayson Books.

Grateful to learn that my short story, “Balloon,” which appeared in The South Carolina Review (vol. ), was listed as a Distinguished Story of in The Best American Short Storiesedited by Anthony Doerr and Heidi Pitlor.