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|Title||:||The Last American Man|
|Number of Pages||:||271|
|Category||:||Non fiction, Biography, Nature, Memoir, Adventure|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Last American Man At the age of seventeen Eustace Conway left his suburban existence to live in the wild thirty years later he s still there b i The Last American Man i is the true story of Eustace Conway an unforgettable American original For more than thirty years Conway has made his home in the Appalachian Mountains mastering the art of self sufficient living Over decades he has evolved from an idealistic nature lover who made fire with sticks and wore animal skins into a seasoned and wary environmentalist businessman who must hammer out a reluctant truce with contemporary American reality In exploring Conway s life acclaimed novelist and memoirist Elizabeth Gilbert weaves a fascinating adventure story about a truly epic but thoroughly modern American hero As she thoughtfully examines Conway and all he embodies the iconography of American manhood comes alive in all its conflicting elements of inventiveness charisma narcissism and intimacy .
A vigorous engaging book Without compromising her obvious admiration Ms Gilbert presents a warts and all portrait of Mr Conway and a sophisticated understanding of why those warts are only natural i The New York Times i .
Gilbert artfully taps into this unique life to create a fascinating deeply thought out and enthralling narrative i Los Angeles Times i .
A vivid nuanced portrait of an endlessly complicated man i San Francisco Chronicle i