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Everett Ruess : his short life, mysterious death, and astonishing afterlife

Author: Philip L Fradkin
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Everett Ruess was twenty years old when he vanished into the canyonlands of southern Utah, spawning the myth of a romantic desert wanderer that survives to this day. It was 1934, and Ruess was in the fifth year of a quest to record wilderness beauty in works of art whose value was recognized by such contemporary artists as Dorothea Lange, Ansel Adams, and Edward Weston. From his home in Los Angeles, Ruess walked,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Fradkin, Philip L.
Everett Ruess.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2011011203
(OCoLC)707486841
Named Person: Everett Ruess; Everett Ruess; Everett Ruess
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip L Fradkin
ISBN: 9780520949928 0520949927
OCLC Number: 747428359
Description: 1 online resource (279 pages, [22] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Cover; Contents; I: Davis Gulch; II: Wanderers; III: The Legacy: 1859-1913; IV: Growing Up: 1914-1929; V: On the Road: 1930; VI: Lan Rameau: 1931; VII: The Misfit: 1932; VIII: The Bohemian: 1933; IX: Vanished: 1934; X: The Search: 1935; XI: Healing: 1936-2008; XII: Resurrection: 2009; Appendix A: Wilderness Song; Appendix B: Father and Son Dialogue; Acknowledgments; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Philip L. Fradkin.

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Everett Ruess was twenty years old when he vanished into the canyonlands of southern Utah, spawning the myth of a romantic desert wanderer that survives to this day. This title goes beyond the myth  Read more...

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