Download PDF eBook Education of a Wandering Man, From his determination to depart college at fifteen to roam the world, to his recollections of life as a hobo on the Southern Pacific Railroad, as a cattle skinner in Texas, as a service provider seaman in Singapore and the West Indies, and as an itinerant bare-knuckled prizefighter throughout small-town America, right here is Louis L’Amour’s memoir of his lifelong love affair with learning–from books, from yondering, and from some outstanding males and women–that formed him as a storyteller and as a man. Like basic L’Amour fiction, Education of a Wandering Man mixes genuine frontier drama–such because the writer’s determined efforts to outlive a sudden two-day trek throughout the blazing Mojave desert–with true-life characters like Shanghai waterfront toughs, desert prospectors, and cowboys whom Louis L’Amour met whereas touring the globe. Eventually, in his personal phrases, that is a story of a one-of-a-kind life lived to the fullest . . . a life that impressed the books that can perpetually allow us to relive our wonderful frontier heritage.
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