With the World's Great Travellers I

With the World's Great Travellers I

by Charles MorrisOliver H. G. Leigh Harriet Martineau and others

Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe) Publication Date: 16/08/2016


This book contains multiple stories about travelling from the world's greatest travellers: New Dependencies of the United States (OLIVER H. G. LEIGH) Winter and Summer in New England (HARRIET MARTINEAU) Niagara Falls and the Thousand Islands (CHARLES MORRIS) From New York to Washington in 1866 (HENRY LATHAM) The Natural Bridge and Tunnel of Virginia (EDWARD A. POLLARD) Plantation Life in War Times (WILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL) Among Florida Alligators (S. C. CLARKE) In the Mammoth Cave (THÉRÈSE YELVERTON) Down the Ohio and Mississippi (THOMAS L. NICHOLS) From New Orleans to Red River (FREDERICK LAW OLMSTED) Winter on the Prairies (G. W. FEATHERSTONHAUGH) A Hunter's Christmas Dinner (J. S. CAMPION) A Colorado "Round-Up" (ALFRED TERRY BACON) Among the Cow-boys (LOUIS C. BRADFORD) Hunting the Buffalo (WASHINGTON IRVING) In the Country of the Sioux (MERIWETHER LEWIS) The Great Falls of the Missouri (WILLIAM CLARKE) Hunting Scenes in Canadian Woods (B. A. WATSON) The Grand Falls of Labrador (HENRY G. BRYANT) Life Among the Esquimaux (WILLIAM EDWARD PARRY) Fugitives from the Arctic Seas (ELISHA KENT KANE) Rescued from Death (W. S. SCHLEY) The Muir Glacier (SEPTIMA M. COLLIS) A Summer Trip to Alaska (JAMES A. HARRISON) The Fort William Henry Massacre (JONATHAN CARVER) The Gaucho and His Horse (THOMAS J. HUTCHINSON) Valparaiso and Its Vicinity (CHARLES DARWIN) An Escape from Captivity (BENJAMIN F. BOURNE)

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Charles Morris

Charles R. Morris has written fifteen books, including The Coming Global Boom, a New York Times Notable Book; The Tycoons, a Barron's Best Book of 2005; and The Trillion Dollar Meltdown, winner of the Gerald Loeb Award and a New York Times bestseller. His recent book, The Dawn of Innovation, was named a Wall Street Journal Best Business Book of 2012. A lawyer and former banker, Morris's articles and reviews have appeared in many publications, including the Atlantic Monthly, New York Times, and Wall Street Journal.

Washington Irving

Washington Irving was born in 1783 in New York City. In addition to writing fiction, Irving studied law, worked for his family's business in England and wrote essays for periodicals.

Some of his most famous tales, including Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, were first published under the pseudonym Geoffrey Crayon.

Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin (1809–19 April 1882) is considered the most important English naturalist of all time. He established the theories of natural selection and evolution.

His theory of evolution was published as On the Origin of Species in 1859, and by the 1870s is was widely accepted as fact.

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