A Land so Fair and Bright: The True Story of a Young Man's Adventures across ...

By: Russ Hofvendahl

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First edition. Dust jacket has light rubbing and a small tear along top edge. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. This is the story of young Russ who, at age 16 in the midst of the Depression, signs on a freighter in San Francisco. Finding conditions on board intolerable, he jumps ship in Canada. First with a mate and later alone, he rides the rails as a hobo through Canada and the northern United States. He eventually ends up in New York City, after working the wheat harvest and hoboeing along the way.

Title: A Land so Fair and Bright: The True Story of a Young Man's Adventures across ...

Author Name: Russ Hofvendahl

Categories: Biography, Memoirs,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Sheridan House: 1991-01-25

ISBN: 0924486104

ISBN 13: 9780924486104

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 7-4-1

Keywords: depression, memoir, American,