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Sam Keith

Sam Keith (1921-2003) is most known for his work on the runaway bestseller One Man's Wilderness: An Alaskan Odyssey , a book in which Keith edited the journals and photographs of his friend Richard Proenneke's solo experience in the wilds of Alaska. Text from the book was used in the documentary Alone in the Wilderness , and in 1999 the book was reissued and won a National Outdoor Book Award.