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The Resource Finding Everett Ruess : the life and unsolved disappearance of a legendary wilderness explorer, David Roberts

Finding Everett Ruess : the life and unsolved disappearance of a legendary wilderness explorer, David Roberts

Label
Finding Everett Ruess : the life and unsolved disappearance of a legendary wilderness explorer
Title
Finding Everett Ruess
Title remainder
the life and unsolved disappearance of a legendary wilderness explorer
Statement of responsibility
David Roberts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of the early twentieth-century adventurer, writer, and watercolor artist, describing his early years as a child prodigy, his solitary journeys through the American Southwest, and his mysterious 1934 disappearance in Navajo country
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, David
Dewey number
  • 811/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3535.U26
LC item number
Z78 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ruess, Everett
  • Poets, American
  • Explorers
  • Missing persons
Label
Finding Everett Ruess : the life and unsolved disappearance of a legendary wilderness explorer, David Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Pt. 1: The desire to live. "I have given the wind my pledge" ; "I have been one who loved the wilderness" ; "The crazy man is in solitude again" ; "I go to make my destiny" ; "I have seen more beauty than I can bear" -- Pt. 2: Say that I kept my dream. Nemo ; Desert trails ; Cult and conundrum ; "No least desire for fame" -- Pt. 3: What Aneth saw. Jackass Bar ; Comb Ridge -- Epilogue: Happy journeys
Control code
ocn706677590
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 394 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307591760
Lccn
2011008379
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)706677590
Label
Finding Everett Ruess : the life and unsolved disappearance of a legendary wilderness explorer, David Roberts
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Pt. 1: The desire to live. "I have given the wind my pledge" ; "I have been one who loved the wilderness" ; "The crazy man is in solitude again" ; "I go to make my destiny" ; "I have seen more beauty than I can bear" -- Pt. 2: Say that I kept my dream. Nemo ; Desert trails ; Cult and conundrum ; "No least desire for fame" -- Pt. 3: What Aneth saw. Jackass Bar ; Comb Ridge -- Epilogue: Happy journeys
Control code
ocn706677590
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 394 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307591760
Lccn
2011008379
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)706677590

Library Locations

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      39.6078903 -105.0037841
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