My Sixty Years on the Plains

Written by William Thomas Hamilton

In his concise, richly detailed memoir My Sixty Years on the Plains fur-trapper W. T. Hamilton – also known as ‘Wildcat Bill’ – gives the reader a first-hand account of life outdoors in the Old West. From trailblazing to trading with Indians, Hamilton relates how a mountain man relied on his wits and specialized knowledge in order survive the inhospitable environments.



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