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Adventures in the wilderness; or, camp-life in the Adirondacks, William H. H. Murray.

by William Henry Harrison Murray

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Published by University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Novelty

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9795746M
    ISBN 101418132675
    ISBN 109781418132675
    OCLC/WorldCa228013053

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. W. H. H. Murray (Murray, W. H. H. (William Henry Harrison), ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Murray, W. H. H. (William Henry Harrison), Adventures in the Wilderness (page images at MOA) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. Additional books from the extended shelves. Meanwhile, a preacher from Boston named William H. H. Murray was introducing the Adirondacks to the general public. In , he published a book called Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks. The book was half informative travel guide, half wild short-story collection.

    This page contains details about the Nonfiction book Adventures in the Wilderness by William H. H. Murray published in This book is the th greatest Nonfiction book of all time as determined by Adventures in the wilderness, or, Camp-life in the Adirondacks Adventures in the wilderness, or, Camp-life in the Adirondacks by Murray, W. H. H. (William Henry Harrison), Publication date This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

    Although Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks () by William Henry Harrison Murray () is seldom approached by literary scholars today, its influence on American thought and leisure at the time of its publication raises a myriad of issues that reach beyond environmental considerations. Adventures in the Wilderness, or Camp-Life in the Adirondacks By William H. H. Murray Historical Reprints History, Nature Paperback Adirondacks, Canoeing, Essex County, Fishing, Franklin County, Hamilton County, Hunting, Long Lake, Paul Smith, Raquette River, Saranac Lake, St. Regis LakeAuthor: William H. H. Murray.


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