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Everett Ruess

His Short Life, Mysterious Death, and Astonishing Afterlife

Everett Ruess( )
Author: Fradkin, Philip L.
Publication Date:Aug 2011
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $28.95
Book Description:

Everett Ruess was twenty years old when he vanished into the canyonlands of southern Utah, spawning the myth of a romantic desert wanderer that survives to this day. It was 1934, and Ruess was in the fifth year of a quest to record wilderness beauty in works of art whose value was recognized by such contemporary artists as Dorothea Lange, Ansel Adams, and Edward Weston. From his home in Los Angeles, Ruess walked, hitchhiked, and rode burros up the California coast, along the crest...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Literary Figures
Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.318 x 8.97 x 0.98 Inches
Book Weight:1.307 Pounds

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