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AWOL on the Appalachian Trail by David Miller

By David Miller

“Makes you are feeling the discomfort and pleasure of an Appalachian path thru-hike . . . In bright colours, David paints an image of his memorable journey.”—Larry Luxenberg, president of the Appalachian path Museum Society

In 2003, David Miller left his activity, relatives, and acquaintances to satisfy a dream and hike the Appalachian path. AWOL at the Appalachian path is Miller’s account of this thru-hike alongside the full 2,172 miles from Georgia to Maine. On web page after web page, readers are taken care of to wealthy descriptions of the valleys and mountains, the isolation and reverie, the muse that fueled his quest, and the life-changing moments which could merely be skilled whilst goals are pursued. whereas this booklet abounds with introspection and perseverance, it additionally presents valuable passages approximately security and correct equipment, displaying a certified hiker’s arrangements and tenacity. this isn't only a go back and forth advisor, yet a superbly written and hugely own view into one man’s event and what it capacity to make a lifelong imaginative and prescient come true.

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