The Bark River Chronicles

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The Bark River Chronicles

Stories from a Wisconsin Watershed

By Milton J. Bates

Wisconsin Historical Society Press, Paperback, 9780870205026, 304pp.

Publication Date: September 25, 2012

About the Author
Milton J. Bates has lived most of his life in Wisconsin. After completing a doctorate in English at the University of California Berkeley, he taught at Williams College and Marquette University, retiring in 2010. He has held a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship and Fulbright lectureships in China and Spain. His previous books include studies of the poet Wallace Stevens and of the Vietnam War. He lives with his wife in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan."