Snags and sawyers: 2000 miles down the Arkansas River

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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_facetArkansas 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_displaySnags and sawyers : 2000 miles down the Arkansas River
title_fullSnags and sawyers : 2000 miles down the Arkansas River / As told by John Evert, Dick Henke, & Jerry Pankow ; Commentary by Teri Evert Karsten
title_shortSnags and sawyers
title_sub2000 miles down the Arkansas River
topic_facetCanoes and canoeing
Description and travel
Discovery and exploration
Evert, John
Henke, Dick
Pankow, Jerry
Rivers
Travelers' writings
Voyages and travels