The Adventures of a Tropical Tramp

The Adventures of a Tropical Tramp

by Harry L. Foster


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The Adventures of a Tropical Tramp by Harry L. Foster

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Original Publisher: London : J. Lane, The Bodley Head;
Publication date: 1922;
Subjects: Peru;

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781929516162
Publisher: Dixon Price Publishing
Publication date: 10/28/2000
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

The Lure of South America3
Down the West Coast in the Steerage8
In the City of the Kings16
Over the World's Highest Railway22
In an Andean Mining Camp31
At the Peruvian Bull Ring44
A Newspaper Correspondent on Muleback51
Among the Chuncho Indians62
The Burning of Paita73
In the Capitalof the Incas85
A war Correspondent without a War95
In the Diplomatic Service108
The Fourth of July in Lima118
Into the Jungle with Missionaries129
The Battle of Puerto Bermudez145
Canoeing Through the Wilderness158
Down the Ucayli to the Amazon173
In Peru's Most Isolated City187
Descending the Greatest of Rivers201
Among the Beachcombers in Brazil212

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