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A walk in the woods : rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Bryson share his experiences hiking the Appalachian Trail with a childhood friend. The two encounter eccentric characters, a blizzard, getting lost, and rude yuppies along the way.
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Named Person: Bill Bryson; Appalachian trail; Natural history; Bill Bryson
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 0767902513 9780767902519 9780767902526 0767902521
OCLC Number: 37903447
Description: 276 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Bill Bryson.
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Bryson share his experiences hiking the Appalachian Trail with a childhood friend. The two encounter eccentric characters, a blizzard, getting lost, and rude yuppies along the way.

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by elizabeth1188 (WorldCat user published 2015-07-01) Excellent Permalink
<h3 class="item-title" style="font-size: 14.3000001907349px; margin: 0px 0px 5px;">Bryson does a great job of mixing humor, AT experiences, and history of the area. One minute you are hearing about the difficulties of the trail and the next learning about the historical-human...
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