Here’s a non-exhaustive list of books you should read (or not, I won’t be offended)

Jim Harrison

A Hunter’s Heart - edited by David Peterson

The Final Frontiersman - James Campbell

Indian Creek Chronicles - Pete Fromm

Coming Into The Country - John McPhee

One Man’s Wilderness - Sam Keith & Richard Proenneke

Charcuterie, Salumi - Michael Ruhlman

On Food And Cooking : Harold McGee

Eiger Dreams, Into The Wild, Into Thin Air - Jon Krakauer

Wilderness And The American Mind - Roderick Nash

Desert Solitaire, The Monkey Wrench Gang - Edward Abbey

The Dharma Bums - Jack Kerouac

Pale Blue Dot - Carl Sagan

The Big Sky, The Way West, Fair Land, Fair Land - A.B. Guthrie

Down And Out In Paris And London - George Orwell