A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)
  • A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)
  • A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)

A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)

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by Isabella Bird
     
 

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Like the glorious afterglow so often described in A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (1879), Isabella Bird's impassioned travelogue continues to delight us as it recounts escapades of blizzards, grizzly bears, and a desperado known as "Mountain Jim." A symbiotic weave of adventure and sentiment, the book recounts the story of an English woman's solo journeySee more details below

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Like the glorious afterglow so often described in A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (1879), Isabella Bird's impassioned travelogue continues to delight us as it recounts escapades of blizzards, grizzly bears, and a desperado known as "Mountain Jim." A symbiotic weave of adventure and sentiment, the book recounts the story of an English woman's solo journey from California to Colorado. Whether you're interested in nature, the history of the Rocky Mountain region, travel writing, Christianity, or women's studies, Bird's simple yet provocative letters will entertain your imagination.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760763131
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
01/10/2005
Series:
Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

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