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The Resource Everett Ruess : his short life, mysterious death, and astonishing afterlife, Philip L. Fradkin

Everett Ruess : his short life, mysterious death, and astonishing afterlife, Philip L. Fradkin

Label
Everett Ruess : his short life, mysterious death, and astonishing afterlife
Title
Everett Ruess
Title remainder
his short life, mysterious death, and astonishing afterlife
Statement of responsibility
Philip L. Fradkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 of the Sierra Nevada, and into the deserts of the Southwest. In the first probing biography of Everett Ruess, accl
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
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Fradkin, Philip L
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ruess, Everett
  • Ruess, Everett
  • Ruess, Everett
  • Ruess, Everett
  • Poets, American
  • Explorers
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • POETRY
  • HISTORY
  • Explorers
  • Poets, American
  • Southwest, New
  • Electronic books
  • Ruess, Everett, -- b. 1914
  • Explorers -- Southwest, New -- Biography
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography
Label
Everett Ruess : his short life, mysterious death, and astonishing afterlife, Philip L. Fradkin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; I: Davis Gulch; II: Wanderers; III: The Legacy: 1859-1913; IV: Growing Up: 1914-1929; V: On the Road: 1930; VI: Lan Rameau: 1931; VII: The Misfit: 1932; VIII: The Bohemian: 1933; IX: Vanished: 1934; X: The Search: 1935; XI: Healing: 1936-2008; XII: Resurrection: 2009; Appendix A: Wilderness Song; Appendix B: Father and Son Dialogue; Acknowledgments; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn747428359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949928
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747428359
Label
Everett Ruess : his short life, mysterious death, and astonishing afterlife, Philip L. Fradkin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; I: Davis Gulch; II: Wanderers; III: The Legacy: 1859-1913; IV: Growing Up: 1914-1929; V: On the Road: 1930; VI: Lan Rameau: 1931; VII: The Misfit: 1932; VIII: The Bohemian: 1933; IX: Vanished: 1934; X: The Search: 1935; XI: Healing: 1936-2008; XII: Resurrection: 2009; Appendix A: Wilderness Song; Appendix B: Father and Son Dialogue; Acknowledgments; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn747428359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949928
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt3tdn
  • fd10d879-8a3a-4b8e-9d9c-51c16ce5bb8c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747428359

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