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Curwood, James Oliver

Born: 12-6-1878 at Owosso, Michigan, U. S. A.
Died: 13-8-1927

Summary of Biography

American novelist and conservationist Curwood was born in Owosso. Since his boyhood, he was fond of writing and loved nature. He wrote adventure tales set in the Canadian North.

Biography

James Oliver Curwood (1878 - 1927), an American novelist and conservationist, was born in Owosso. He attended the University of Michigan, where he studied journalism. In 1900, he became a news reporter for the Detroit News - Tribune, to which he also contributed his first story. His 1909 trip into the Canadian northwest inspired him to write his wilderness adventure stories. Curwood's famous works include The Valley of Silent Men (1920) and The Flaming Forest (1921).

This section contains 11 books
The Valley of Silent Men
The Valley of Silent Men


US$ 19.99
The River's End
The River's End


US$ 19.99
Son of a Hero
Son of a Hero


US$ 29.99
The Honor of the Big Snows
The Honor of the Big Snows


US$ 24.99
The Golden Snare
The Golden Snare


US$ 24.99
The Flaming Forest
The Flaming Forest


US$ 29.99
Philip Steele of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police
Philip Steele of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police


US$ 19.99
Nomads Of The North
Nomads Of The North


US$ 19.99
God's Country and the Woman
God's Country and the Woman


US$ 24.99
Flower of the North
Flower of the North


US$ 24.99
Baree
Baree


US$ 24.99