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Across the pampas and the Andes

Crawford, Robert

Across the pampas and the Andes

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Published by Longmans, Green, & co. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Argentina,
  • Andes,
  • Argentina.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- Argentina,
    • Argentina -- Description and travel,
    • Andes -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Robert Crawford...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2815 .C89
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii p., 1 l., 344 p.
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6939021M
      LC Control Number04009311
      OCLC/WorldCa1732713


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BY NATHANIEL H. BISHOP. 12mo. A spectacular horseback trail which starts in Argentina and ends in Chile. After 5 days of trail riding in Argentina through the mountains and pampas you cross into Chile by boat across a lake before spending 6 days riding in Chile in the dramatic Lake District.

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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Library, About the Author: Nathaniel Bishop left Massachusetts at the tender age of seventeen in. The Pampas (from the Quechua: pampa, meaning "plain") are fertile South American lowlands that cover more than 1, km2 (, msq) and include the Argentine provinces of Buenos Aires, La Pampa, Santa Fe, Entre Ríos and Córdoba; all of Uruguay; and Brazil's southernmost state, Rio Grande do vast plains are a natural region, interrupted only Countries: Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil.

Published inand under title: Rough notes taken during some rapid journeys across the pampas and among the Andes. "This edition is the American edition, supplemented with the paragraphs added to the English edition of ". The walk entailed traveling with a caravan of mules, horses, cattle, and assorted biped scoundrels across the Pampas of Uruguay and over the Andes into Chile to the Pacific.

I've been a-foot and a-bus over the same region and congratulate the author on a job well done, by boot and by 'dialog', which is what they called his s: 2. The Pampas and the Andes: a thousand miles' walk across South America The Pampas and the Andes: a thousand miles' walk across South America by Bishop, Nathaniel H.

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The Pampas and Andes; Nathaniel Holmes Bishop () was an American adventurer and author. At age 17 he worked his way south from Massachusetts on a sailing ship, then hiked across South America. This is the subject of his first book, The Pampas and Andes: A Thousand Miles' Walk Across South America ().

Get this from a library. Rough notes taken during some rapid journeys across the pampas and among the Andes. [Francis Bond Head, Sir]. Rough notes taken during some rapid journeys across the Pampas and among the Andes. Boston, Wells and Lilly, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Francis Bond Head, Sir.

Pampas grass is a perennial and the clump will be slightly larger each year until it reaches about five feet in diameter. In Argentina, pampas grass grows in the foothills of the Andes Mountains.

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Rough Notes Taken During Some Rapid Journeys Across the Pampas and Among the Andes Francis Bond HEAD ( - ) “Galloped on with no stopping, but merely to change horses until five o’clock in the evening—very tired indeed, but saw fresh horses in the corral, and resolved to push on.

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New Edition. 2 volumes in 1. London, John Murray, new ed.: Hardback, 7 x 5 inches. In quarter-bound black calf leather binding, marbled paper boards, raised banding and gilt decoration to spine, with lettering to maroon leather label.

Marbled edges and Seller Rating: % positive. Get this from a library. The Pampas, Andes, and Galápagos. [Laura Beani; Francesco Dessi; Massimo Pandolfi] -- Describes the plant and animal life of the Argentine pampas, the Andes Mountains, and the Galapagos Islands.

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Notes. Rough notes taken during some rapid journeys across the pampas and among the Andes. Boston: Wells and Lilly, Commentary: Francis Bond Head, a member of the British Corps of Engineers, was the head of the Río de la Plata Mining Company. When it failed in the early s, Head rode across the pampas and the Andes, reportedly covering up to.

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You must be logged in. The Pampas, vast plains extending westward across central Argentina from the Atlantic coast to the Andean foothills, bounded by the Gran Chaco (north) and Patagonia (south). The name comes from a Quechua word meaning “flat surface.” The Pampas have a gradual downward slope from northwest to.

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This horse ride across the Andes is an incredible opportunity to travel through the mountain range via the pioneer trail in the quaint and rural Pueblo Valley – the very same route frequented by smugglers in the distant past.

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Head gives frequent brief ref-erences to the Indians of the pampas. InGuillermo E. Cox tried to cross the southern Andes from Chile into Argen-tina but was wrecked in the rapids of the Limay River and had. The Pampas and the Andes: a thousand miles' walk across South America ()[Leather Bound] by Bishop, Nathaniel H.

(Nathaniel Holmes), - and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The region is located south of the tropics. The Tropic of Capricorn runs just north of Uruguay and cuts across the northern regions of Argentina and Chile. The Southern Cone has more moderate temperatures than the tropics.

Type C climates dominate in Uruguay, the Pampas region of Argentina, and central Chile. The Online Books Page The Pampas and Andes: A Thousand Miles' Walk Across South America.

Title: The Pampas and Andes: A Thousand Miles' Walk Across South America: Author: Bishop, Nathaniel H. (Nathaniel Holmes), Note: Boston: Lee and Shepard, Link: HTML at. Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - Journal of a voyage to Peru: a passage across the cordillera of the Andes in the winter ofperformed on foot in the snow; and a journey across the pampas.Sprawling across the western coast of South America for 4, miles, the Andes make an adventurer out of every visitor.

Hikers can spend weeks winding along .More editions of Across the Pampas and the Andes: Across the Pampas and the Andes: ISBN () Softcover, BiblioBazaar, ; Across The Pampas And The Andes (): ISBN () Hardcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC,