New PDF release: A Walk Across Texas

By Jon McConal,Tom Dodge

ISBN-10: 0875653634

ISBN-13: 9780875653631

Part travelogue, half common historical past, and half documentary, A stroll throughout Texas is the checklist of 3 acquaintances’ trip from the Panhandle to Granbury—a 450-mile stroll throughout West Texas. Jon McConal and his buddies, Eddie Lane and Norm Snyder, hiked for twenty-eight days during the much less traveled byways of the Texas outlands, and within the strategy they encountered an international that's now as international to such a lot american citizens because the Taj Mahal.

Researching locations they desired to see upfront, the trio chosen a course that crossed as many creeks and rivers as attainable and provided amenable campsites. now not younger males, McConal, Lane, and Snyder conquered the cruel surroundings of West Texas, facing blisters and backaches, serious climate and coffee blood sugar whereas nonetheless closing buddies. alongside the way in which they met distinctive neighborhood characters and visited out-of-the-ordinary websites. along with his professional journalist’s eye, McConal blends own interviews and willing descriptions of the nation-state they trekked. As he spins the narrative in their trip, neighborhood legends, histories, plants, and fauna unfold.

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