The Silverado Squatters and The Silverado Diary (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

The Silverado Squatters and The Silverado Diary (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by Robert Louis Stevenson
     
 
This anthology features some of the very best of his travel and adventure writing. Stevenson takes us along with him to California’s Napa Valley, where he gets to know the area’s enterprising—if not always scrupulous—early winemakers.


Overview

This anthology features some of the very best of his travel and adventure writing. Stevenson takes us along with him to California’s Napa Valley, where he gets to know the area’s enterprising—if not always scrupulous—early winemakers.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411438453
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
02/15/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
134
Sales rank:
400,482
File size:
211 KB

Meet the Author

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. He struggled all his life against tuberculosis and traveled extensively in search of a climate suitable to his illness. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and the Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
November 13, 1850
Date of Death:
December 3, 1894
Place of Birth:
Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:
Vailima, Samoa
Education:
Edinburgh University, 1875

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