Journey On The Crest

Author: Cindy Ross
Publisher: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594858268
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Walking 2600 Miles from Mexico to Canada Cindy Ross. Skip Weldon marks the
symbolic end of the desert. Goodbye chaparral. Goodbye heat. The southern five
hundred miles is complete. Now we begin a new leg of our journey, the High
Sierra, where we will climb into the high country and remain there. From the town
of Weldon to Trail Crest, where the John Muir Trail crosses the Sierra crest just
south of Mount Whitney, it.

Narrative Of A Journey Through The Province Of Khorassan And On The N W Frontier Of Afghanistan In 1875

Author: Sir Charles Metcalfe MacGregor
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I hold that two or more apparently distinct ranges must be considered as part and
parcel of the same system, if they are connected by any distinct watershed : that
is, if standing on the crest of one, you can go to the crest of the other by keeping
along the crest of the water-parting without crossing any drainage line whatever.
On this theory I hold that the northern range of the Attruk and Mushudd valleys is
not a distinct range, but only an offshoot of the southern range ; for though I have
 ...

The Pacific Crest Trail A Hiker S Companion Second Edition

Author: Karen Berger
Publisher: The Countryman Press
ISBN: 1581572123
Size: 55.35 MB
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Information about the trail includes several narra- tives about PCT treks, including
Cindy Ross's classic Journey on the Crest (The Mountaineers, 1987) and our
own Along the Pacific Crest Trail (Westcliffe, 1998), written in collaboration with
Washington photographer and PCT hiker Bart Smith. HIKING ON THE PACIFIC
CREST TRAIL This is not a backpacking primer. Many excellent how-to texts are
avail- able, and we recommend some in the bibliography. In addition, each
chapter ...

The Crest Of The Peacock

Author: George Gheverghese Joseph
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691135267
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... functioned to validate authority. The knots served one primary purpose: to
record and preserve information. There are a host of anecdotes and legends
about knots used for recording the passage of time. To take just one story: at the
turn of the twentieth century a German, Karl Weule, reported a conversation he
had had with an old inhabitant of the Makonde Plateau in East Africa. At the
beginning of a journey the old man would present his wife a piece of bark string
with eleven knots.

A Woman S Journey Round The World Unabridged Tr From The German

Author: Ida Laura Pfeiffer
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All the oftener, however, did we see another inhabitant of the sea, namely, that
beautiful mollusca, the physolida, called by the sailors Portupiesisches Segel-
schiff (Portuguese sailing-ship). When floating upon the surface of the sea, with
its long crest, which it can elevate or depress at pleasure, it really resembles a
delicate tiny little sailing vessel. I was very desirous of catching one of these little
creatures, but this could only be effected by means of a net, which I had not got,
nor had I ...

A Woman S Journey Round The World From Vienna To Brazil Chili Tahiti China Hindostan Persia And Asia Minor

Author: Ida Pfeiffer
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The most wonderful part of the story, though, was that all the fish disappeared as
if by magic, and did not appear again for some days; it seemed as if they had
whispered and warned each other of the threatened dan er. ' ill the oftener,
however, did we see another inhabitant of the sea, namely, that beautiful
mollusca, the physolida, called by the sailors Portugiesisches Segel-schq'ffl (
Portuguese sailing-ship). W'hen floating upon the surface of the sea, with its long
crest ...

Fairy And The Vampires Journey To Four Stars

Author: Emma Sarah Harris
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1453506438
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Godric shouted at them, 'Wait, I am wondering if you can help us. We are looking
for a magic crest that will show us the final step in our journey'. 'A magic crest you
say. No, sorry, we have never heard of any such thing. Sorry we cannot help you,
but we did see a sparkling light over that way. Head back towards your ship and
in a cave cold and dark is where we saw it spark'. So the three witches
disappeared back to their castle in the frozen and frost lands of the planet where
the queen ...

Blood Crest

Author: Victoria N. Vance
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 1426949170
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For many years, Zorovana's family has sought to destroy the Blood Crest Dagger imprisoned inside a great temple, for it holds the power to kill every living being in the universe. Zorovana is her family's last hope.

Stop What You Re Doing And Read On A Journey The Worst Journey In The World The Road To Oxiana

Author: Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448130697
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Enormous deep-cut sastrugi and drifts and shiny egg-shell surface. Wind all
S.E.E.ly. Today at about 11 p.m. we got our first sight again of mountain peaks on
our eastem horizon. . . . We crossed the outmost line of crevassed ridge top today
, the first on our retum. February 4. 18 miles. Clear cloudless blue sky, surface
drift. During forenoon we came down gradual descent including 2 or 3 irregular
terrace slopes, on crest of one of which were a good many crevasses.
Southemmost were ...

Born On The Crest Of A Wave

Author: Jonathan Kehoe
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1499025424
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Iwas born on the crest of a wave and rocked in the cradle of the deep. Seaweed
and barnacles are me clothes. Every tooth in me head is a marlin-spike; the hair
on me head is hemp. Every bone in me body is a spar, and when I spits, I spits tar
! I'se hard,I is,I am, I are! The author of the poem “How Long Have You Been in
the Navy?” is unknown. The poem honored in time and steeped in tradition can
be found in Reef Points, the Midshipmen Handbook of the United States Naval ...