By Clyde L. Eddy
“The aspect of his nice event isn't to make a reputation for himself, or to learn from a documentary movie, or maybe to end up that quiet males of mind could be as brave as brawny frontiersmen. the purpose is the adventure itself, the delight of making an attempt the close to most unlikely, and of surviving to inform the tale.”--Peter Miller, nationwide Geographic journal, from the Foreword
Co-published in cooperation with Avanyu Publishing Inc.
ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS
Adventurer and editor Clyde L. Eddy (1889-1954) can be the writer of Voyaging Down the Thames: An Intimate Account of a Voyage 2 hundred Miles throughout England (1938).
Read or Download A Mad, Crazy River: Running the Grand Canyon in 1927 PDF
Similar us travel books
Loren Coleman is the 1st and final identify in cryptozoology. he is blazed the path for therefore many people. Massachusetts mysteries just like the Dover Demon and the Bridgewater Triangle have names simply because Coleman stumbled on and named them. His years of analysis collecting the cryptid sightings, actual facts, and information of those unfamiliar beings and legends have paid off in a huge approach in Monsters of Massachusetts.
Frommer's Maui daily consultant is the total updated reference for viewers who are looking to maximize their remain within the smartest, so much time-efficient means. This useful advisor bargains studies on a big selection of sightseeing, accommodation, buying, eating and leisure recommendations in all rate levels, and in addition contains thematic and strolling excursions of the city's best-loved neighborhoods with Frommer's trademark candid and available services.
A party of the nice American lighthouses, their keepers, their histories, and their ongoing storiesFor greater than centuries, lighthouses have helped sailors locate their manner via treacherous waters, guiding them domestic or taking them thoroughly via passages on their solution to adventure. These ancient towers and homes shape a sparkling chain of lighting fixtures alongside our coasts, a reminder of the past echoing with experience and secret, a entice for tourists searching for a glimpse right into a romantic prior.
Marques Vickers’ “Red-Light District of Butte Montana” is an intimate picture exam of the notorious intercourse exchange as soon as nationally famous in the course of the past due nineteenth and early twentieth century. Over one hundred thirty five present photos rfile the remnants of the famed Copper mining town’s prostitution middle. Vickers’ paintings info ancient anecdotes, narratives on colourful personages and standpoint on an period while prostitution was once in the neighborhood institutionalized.
- Fodor's Washington, D.C.: with Mount Vernon, Alexandria & Annapolis (Full-color Travel Guide)
- Cheap Bastard's™ Guide to Miami: Secrets of Living the Good Life--For Less!
- Wisconsin Supper Club Cookbook: Iconic Fare and Nostalgia from Landmark Eateries
- Lost Metairie
Additional info for A Mad, Crazy River: Running the Grand Canyon in 1927
A Mad, Crazy River: Running the Grand Canyon in 1927 by Clyde L. Eddy