An Adirondack Passage: The Cruise of the Canoe Sairy Gamp

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HarperCollins Canada, Limited, Apr 1, 1994 - Sports & Recreation - 230 pages
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Chronicles the author's 140-mile canoe odyssey through New York's Adirondack wilderness, retracing the 1880s' travels of outdoorsman George Washington Sears, as she meditates on the history of the region, its natural wonders, and the impact of human encroachment.

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An Adirondack passage: the cruise of the canoe Sairy Gamp

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After visiting the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake, New York, the author became intrigued with George Washington Sears (pen name Nessmuk), a late 19th-century outdoors writer who at age 61 ... Read full review

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I first read this book in 2001 and have been returning to it off and on ever since. I'm enjoying it as much this time around as the first time: reading it is the next best thing to paddling across an ... Read full review


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