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A tramp across the continent

著者: Charles Fletcher Lummis
出版商: Albuquerque, New Mexico : Calvin Horn Publisher's Inc., [1969]
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In the author's own words this is "...the wayside notes of a happy vagabondizing. It is the simple story of joy on legs." An exciting account of the experiences of young Lummis as he walked in a roundabout way from Cincinnati to Los Angeles. The areas he covered were far wilder in 1884 than they are today, but, they are still a haven for those who want to avoid the "fences of civilization" as Lummis did. He  再读一些...
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Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928.
Tramp across the continent.
Albuquerque, N.M., Calvin Horn [©1969]
(OCoLC)680488932
文档类型 图书
所有的著者/提供者: Charles Fletcher Lummis
ISBN: 091075019X 9780910750196
OCLC号码: 78052
描述: xv, xiii, 270 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
内容: The start and the reasons --
Really "out West" --
In and out among the Rockies --
Mountain days --
Skirting in the Rockies --
Over the divide --
The land of the adobe --
The mineral belt --
Pulling trough --
The Fiesta de los Muertos --
Across the Rio Grande --
From Cubero to San Mateo --
Territorial types --
With the Nomads --
A streak of lean --
Western Arizona --
The verge of the desert --
The worst of it --
On the home stretch.
责任: by Charles F. Lummis ; with prologue and introduction by Dudley Gordon.

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In the author's own words this is "...the wayside notes of a happy vagabondizing. It is the simple story of joy on legs." An exciting account of the experiences of young Lummis as he walked in a roundabout way from Cincinnati to Los Angeles. The areas he covered were far wilder in 1884 than they are today, but, they are still a haven for those who want to avoid the "fences of civilization" as Lummis did. He encounters good men, bad men, a vicious dog, wild cat, mountain lion, cougar, rattlesnake, tarantulas, intense cold of the mountains in a snow storm, blistering heat of the desert. Only a person in good physical condition could withstand the rigorous demands of walking twenty, thirty, of fifty miles in a day as Lummis did. He would often have gone without food had he not been a good fisherman and marksman. Even when food was scarce. His agility and quick reason saved his life at least three times. Once in an encounter with a convict, once with a mountain lion, and once with his own dog. One of the most poignant episodes is the killing of his faithful greyhound dog Shadow who suddenly turns mad -- Book jacket.

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