Deliverance Author:James Dickey Released for the first time in trade paperback, this is the classic tale of four men caught in a primitive and violent test of manhood. — The setting is the Georgia wilderness, where the states most remote white-water river awaits. In the thundering froth of that river, in its echo... more »ing stone canyons, four men on a canoe trip discover a freedom and exhilaration beyond compare. And then, in a moment of horror, the adventure turns into a struggle for survival as one man becomes a human hunter who is offered his own harrowing deliverance.« less
I read this book quite a few years ago and remember it vividly. The review that I quoted from the back cover is really correct!! The movie that was made from it is just about as frightening as the book.