Paul Bunyan in Michigan: Yooper Logging, Lore & Legends by Jon C. Stott

By Jon C. Stott

The loggers who settled Michigan�s top Peninsula whiled away wintry weather evenings with stories of utmost climate, unusual geography, mythical beasts and unbelievable feats. One mythic determine strode expectantly from one tale to the subsequent, his legend starting to be with each one retelling. quickly, Paul Bunyan began appearing in newspapers, magazines, books or even a Walt Disney comic strip. during this first assortment on the grounds that 1946 set solely within the UP, writer Jon C. Stott recaptures the oral culture that solid Bunyan�s shadow around the nationwide mind's eye. Relive the wintry weather of the blue snow and pass paths with widespread partners like Babe and Johnny Inskslinger, in addition to peculiar creatures just like the hodag and the agropelter.

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