Listen to Deathwatch by Robb White. Rent unlimited audio books on CD. Over 46,000 titles. Robb White was a respected boatbuilder, and a frequent contributor to such publications as 'WoodenBoat' and 'Messing About in Boats. He was the author of "How to Build a Tin Canoe. He passed away in May 2006.
Deathwatch is an American 1972 novel written by Robb White. The book was awarded the 1973 Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery from the Mystery Writers of America. Its plot features a skilled and successful hunter and lawyer, Madec, who receives a rare permit to shoot bighorn sheep in California's Mojave Desert for seven days. He hires a timid college student named Ben as a guide
The book, Deathwatch by Robb White, is about a man named Ben who takes a man named Madec on a Bighorn hunt. Due to a seires of misfortunes, Ben is now naked in the desert with no food or water and he is being hunted by a madman. I rated the book as I did because it was very suspenseful and it had very believable characters. The plot had all kinds of twists and turns that kept you interested. A reader could become absorbed into Ben's struggle for survival
An exciting novel of suspense, based on a fight to the finish between an honest and courageous young man and a cynical business tycoon who believes that anything can be had for a price. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere.
Imagine you’ve been hired to be a hunting guide in the desert when you’re the guy that is being hunted. It all started out when Madec hired Ben because of his field in working in the desert. When Madec saw a white figure through his ten-power scope on his. 358 caliber Winchester Magnum, he fired saying he saw horns on it. When they walked up there, Madec confessed that he did not see horns on the animal, and requested to go on hunting and not waste time finding it and bringing it to the jeep.
Deathwatch Book Summary and Study Guide. Robb White Booklist Robb White Message Board. This book is about two guys named Madec and Ben. Madec is trying to get a bighorn sheep head for his office. Ben has ben hired by Madec to help find the bighorn sheep in this desert, and he's trying to get money to go to college the next year.
Author Robb White brings his love of the wilderness and adventure to this suspenseful tale. Each scene is packed with realistic details of survival skills at work. Winner of an Edgar Award, this book was chosen an Outstanding Book of the Year by The New York Times. Author(s): Robb White. Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Mystery, Suspense Thriller. Product Number: BX00033528.
I was the Arizona Game and Fish Department's Wildlife Manager in Lake Havasu City when Robb White wrote this excellent book about the struggle between a young man and a rich businessman over a desert bighorn sheep.
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