The Bears of Blue River

The Bears of Blue River

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Baker & Taylor
Little Balser, a pioneer boy growing up in early nineteenth-century Indiana, has many adventures and dangerous encounters with bears while learning the ways of the woods.

Ingram Publishing Services
Little Balser, a pioneer boy growing up in early nineteenth-century Indiana, has many adventures and dangerous encounters with bears while learning the ways of the woods.

The Bears of Blue River describes the adventures of a young boy growing up in earlynineteenth-century rural Indiana. Little Balser lives with his parents, a younger brother, and ababy sister in a cozy log cabin on the bank of the Big Blue River. Although only thirteen orfourteen years old, he is quite familiar with the dangers and rigors of frontier life. As the storyunfolds, the boy becomes lost in the forest, encounters the fierce one-eared bear, and is nearlycaught by a bear as he dozes next to what he thinks is a bearskin. This is a book for children oradults who love nature and tales of early pioneer life.



Indiana University Press

The Bears of Blue River describes the adventures of a young boy growing up in early nineteenth-century rural Indiana. Little Balser lives with his parents, a younger brother, and a baby sister in a cozy log cabin on the bank of the Big Blue River. Although only thirteen or fourteen years old, he is quite familiar with the dangers and rigors of frontier life. As the story unfolds, the boy becomes lost in the forest, encounters the fierce one-eared bear, and is nearly caught by a bear as he dozes next to what he thinks is a bearskin. This is a book for children or adults who love nature and tales of early pioneer life.



Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1984
Edition: 1st Midland Book ed
ISBN: 9780253203304
0253203309
Branch Call Number: 813.4 M288b
Characteristics: vi, 277 p. : ill. ; 22 cm

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