The Adventures of a Tropical Tramp (Classic Reprint)

The Adventures of a Tropical Tramp (Classic Reprint)

by Harry L. Foster
     
 

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The author at Morococha, Peru. Frontispiece FAOINa Paob Gatun locks, Panama Canal Zone 10 Native boatmen on the West Coast 10 Native house in the Andes 32 The highest and most picturesque railway in the world 32 The gringo camp at Morococha 48 One of the mines at Morococha . 48 The alcalde or mayor of a village 70

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Excerpt from The Adventures of a Tropical Tramp

The author at Morococha, Peru. Frontispiece FAOINa Paob Gatun locks, Panama Canal Zone 10 Native boatmen on the West Coast 10 Native house in the Andes 32 The highest and most picturesque railway in the world 32 The gringo camp at Morococha 48 One of the mines at Morococha . 48 The alcalde or mayor of a village 70 Myself with some of the Chunchos 82 The city gate at Tarma 82 The following morning we came to the real tropics 86 On the Chanchamayo Trail. 92 There is little to distinguish the male costume from the female among these Chunchos 100 Most interesting of all is the old fortress of Sacsahuaman 146 Mt. Misti as seen from Arequipa 146 Everywhere in Cuzco one stumbles upon high smooth walls and battlements of Hugh Rocks. 150 Reed balsa or raft on Lake Titicaca 156 Sunday morning in the Plaza at LaPaz . 156 Where society gathers to strut up and down.

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ISBN-13:
9781332533824
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
08/09/2015
Pages:
426
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.87(d)

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