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4 edition of Recollections of a Life of Adventure found in the catalog.

Recollections of a Life of Adventure

by William Stamer

  • 176 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Applewood Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • United States - General,
  • Travel / Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel / United States,
  • Travel/United States - General,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8543604M
    ISBN 101429004002
    ISBN 109781429004008
    OCLC/WorldCa148820111

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Recollections of a Life of Adventure by William Stamer Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a great book. The original plot line of a young man searching for the balance between a stable “normal” life and a life of adventure is one that hits home and I imagine is a struggle many people go through as they figure out their path in life.

Would highly recommend!5/5(6). Recollections of a life of adventure. Contributor Names - Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. More Books/Printed Material like this.

Book/Printed Material. Samuel Chamberlain's My Confession is a classic, ribald tale of nineteenth-century life. Perhaps the best written account of a soldier's adventures and misadventures in the Mexican War and its aftermath, this unexpurgated edition is now available for the first time, complete with over of Chamberlain's wonderful textual illustrations reproduced in full by: Having lived through many adventures.

I bought this book while contemplating the next adventure in my life. It was not helpful in that regard. The author certainly tells some fun stories about his own adventures but it was not helpful as a guide on how to live a life of adventure as the title suggests.

My Advice is to quit your job and go/5(20). The title of this book, Life of Adventure And Delight> seems to deliver the essence of his story in a nut shell. Bon voyage. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Jayfred. out of 5 stars Not quite. Reviewed in the United States on Aug /5(15).

A Life of Adventure and Delight is a collection of stories all surrounding Indian protagonists living their every day lives. On the surface this seems very humanitarian and a great piece to represent the human condition, particularly for a group of people who are underrepresented in /5.

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See on amazon. The 10 Greatest Real-Life Adventure Books. A panel of explorers nominate their favourite tales of suffering and survival. By Will Hersey. 25/08/ Getty Images. Might I suggest The Last Viking: The Life of Roald Amundsen for the list.

This is the first English language biography of the greatest Polar explorer, that includes all of Amundsen's adventures - the first sailing of the Northwest Passage, the first to reach the South Pole, navigating the Northeast Passage, pioneering airplanes to fly to the North Pole (from Alaska and then from Spitsbergen.

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Browse through our eBooks while discovering great authors and exciting books. Rebecca Solnit’s new memoir, “Recollections of My Nonexistence,” strives to do the same, putting her most compelling observations about cultural and political power in a personal : Lorraine Berry.

Anyway, here’s must-read nonfiction adventure books based on real-life boldness that you can read in your daily life comfort if you choose.

Adrift: Seventy-six Days Lost at Sea by Steve Callahan- “Before The Perfect Storm, before In the Heart of the Sea, Steven Callahan’s dramatic tale of survival at sea was on the New York Times Author: Jessi Lewis. Wet Goddess is probably one of the most unique books I've ever read, and because of it's uniqueness, the book should be approached with a very open mind.

With an open mind and a will to imagine, the book becomes a unique experience and it provides many life lessons from copping with loss and grief, to accepting that friends may grow apart/5(40). The Wishing Spell (The Land of Stories series #1), by Chris Colfer Precocious twins Alex and Conner Bailey are coping with the death of their father, but life turns magical when their globe-trotting grandma gives them a book, The Land of peculiar book illuminates and “swallows up” any object placed on its : Connie Diaz de Teran.

The Three Musketeers, by Alexandre Dumas You can’t really discuss adventure stories without bringing Dumas into the conversation. His novels are still the gold standard when it comes to stories centered on a sense of esprit de corps and the origin of the idea people with a particular set of skills should not be mistreated.

The story begins with aspiring Musketeer d’Artagnan offending Author: Jeff Somers. Books shelved as adventure-discovery: Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer, Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer, The.

Personal Narrative: A Life Of Adventure Essay. Words 4 Pages. friends throughout the book. Voltaire uses a picaresque narrative style to depict the adventures of the hero and proganist of the book, Candide. Voltaire writes Candide using a picaresque narrative.

.Vanished Arizona: Recollections of the Army Life of a New England Woman Martha SUMMERHAYES ( - ) "This is the lively autobiography of Martha Summerhayes, the wife of .The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, based on MarkTwain’s recollections of his Missouri boyhood, is a timeless classic that continues to captivate new generations of readers.

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