➞ Something of Value, by Robert Ruark One of the great African adventure books, even if it is fiction.
➞ Hunting on Three Continents with Jack O'Connor O'Connor once introduced himself by saying, "My name is Jack O'Connor, and I write a hunting story better than anyone else in the world." I'm not one to argue.
➞__ Hunting the Hard Way, by Howard Hill Hill was, roughly, Superman armed with a longbow. He roamed from Alaska to Africa, and did it all half a century before anyone else.
➞ The Saga of Hugh Glass: Pirate, Pawnee, and Mountain Man, by John M. Myers Glass was mauled by a grizzly and deserted by the two trappers who were to stay with him until the end. How he survived is a great American epic of endurance.