Dick Proenneke: Alone in the WildernessSubmitted by dice on Fri, 03/08/2013 - 11:04
Richard Louis "Dick" Proenneke (born May 4, 1916 – April 20, 2003)
Proenneke was an American naturalist who lived alone in the high mountains of Alaska at a place called Twin Lakes. Living simply in a log cabin he constructed by hand, Proenneke made valuable recordings of both meteorological and natural data.
Alone in the Wilderness: http://www.vplay.ro/watch/x1wx2u2v/
This is a documentary put together from what he filmed while he was there and narrated from the journal he kept.
He was a fisherman, carpenter, hunter, and diesel mechanic.
All the docs and books may be purchased here: http://www.dickproenneke.com