A Thousand Miles in the Rob Roy Canoe on the Rivers and Lakes of Europe

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Dixon-Price, 2000 - History - 224 pages
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First published in 1866, this book caused a sensation in Europe and America, sparking a wave of recreational canoeing by such well-known figures as Robert Louis Stevenson and inspiring paddlers from the Victorians to the modern practitioners of canoe camping and sea kayaking.
 

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Contents

Introduction by Brian Kologe
5
CHAPTER I
13
The StartThe ThamesFliesUnder SailPorpoisesA Norcaster
20
Hiillenthal PassLady FriendsNight MusicMannersPontius PilateA
39
The DanubeGuten TagCanoe PleasuresAll RrrrightThe
51
CHAPTER V
67
CHAPTER VI
83
CHAPTER VIII
117
CHAPTER IX
129
CHAPTER X
142
CHAPTER XI
156
CHAPTER XII
170
CHAPTER XIII
183
CHAPTER XIV
198
CHAPTER XV
213
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