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A walk across America

Author: Peter Jenkins
Publisher: New York : Fawcett Crest, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author begins his 1500-mile hike from New York to Louisiana with disdain for American lifestyles and ends it with a feeling of expectation and discovery.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Peter Jenkins; Peter Jenkins
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Jenkins
ISBN: 0449242773 9780449242773 9780449202210 0449202216 9780449204559 0449204553
OCLC Number: 6112782
Description: 320 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: Talkin' by a wood stove --
Mount California --
Walking into the country --
A new Nikon --
Thanksgiving and five red apples --
Homer's mountain --
The code --
Fifteen big-man burgers --
Real high --
The dark black shadow --
Delirious --
Hanging hill --
Smokey hollow --
Lemm and preacher --
Sweet milk, booze and lightning --
The pigpen --
Locomotive's coming --
Pau pau --
The blue-eyed dane --
The farm --
Down a deer trail --
The water truck --
TAA --
Shelby County --
The guv-na --
Miss Margaret and M.C. --
Mobile --
The revival --
The Gulf of Mexico --
Holding hands.
Responsibility: by Peter Jenkins.

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The author begins his 1500-mile hike from New York to Louisiana with disdain for American lifestyles and ends it with a feeling of expectation and discovery.

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