Snags and sawyers: 2000 miles down the Arkansas River

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Wagon Bridge Publishing,
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2012.
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Three young men. Two cedar canoes. Two untamed rivers. A journey over 2000 miles. No one had done it. Could they? Follow Johnny, Dick, and Jerry from Pueblo, Colorado to New Orleans, Louisiana as they face flood and drought, snakes and sunburn, snags and sawyers on their epic trip down the Arkansas and Mississippi Rivers to New Orleans in 1949. Based on diary entries, letters, and newspaper articles from 1949, theirs is a story of the greatest generation in the years after the war, when the America was full of promise and nothing seemed impossible.
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subject_facet Arkansas River -- Description and travel -- Personal narratives, Canoes and canoeing, Canoes and canoeing -- Colorado, Colorado -- Description and travel -- Personal narratives, Diaries, Evert, John -- Diaries, Henke, Dick -- Diaries, Mississippi River -- Description and travel -- Personal narratives, Pankow, Jerry -- Diaries, Personal narratives, Rivers, Travelers' writings -- Personal narratives, United States -- Discovery and exploration -- Personal narratives, Voyages and travels -- Personal narratives
title_display Snags and sawyers : 2000 miles down the Arkansas River
title_full Snags and sawyers : 2000 miles down the Arkansas River / As told by John Evert, Dick Henke, & Jerry Pankow ; Commentary by Teri Evert Karsten
title_short Snags and sawyers :
title_sub 2000 miles down the Arkansas River
topic_facet Canoes and canoeing, Description and travel, Discovery and exploration, Evert, John, Henke, Dick, Pankow, Jerry, Rivers, Travelers' writings, Voyages and travels