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dc.descriptionThis book was written by "an old hunter" and published by H. C. Peck and T. Bliss, Philadelphia, in 1858. It contains adventure stories of hunters, explorers, and settlers around the world. There are numerous black and white illustrations and one color plate.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontentsDiscovery of the source of the Nile; Fatal adventure in Australia; The sailor and the bear; Adventures with wolves; Remarkable tiger hunt; Escape of two boys from the Indians; Capture of Mr. Moore's family; Rescue of Catharine Gunn; Adam Poe's fight with two Indians; Adventures in Mexico; An Arab tournament; An adventure in Italy; A Kentuckian's fight with a panther; The Natural Tunnel; Hair-breadth escape of a Kentuckian; The fox hunters; The hunter's friendship; Sir Robert Gillespie and the tiger; Whaling off New Zealand; The arein, or avalanche; A prairie trading caravan; Ruins and rapid vegetation; The Tyrolians; Hunting ostriches and wild horses; A kangaroo hunt, in Australia; Adventures in Abyssinia; The Indians and the bears; Hunting adventures in South Africa; Adventures and customs of the Calmucks; Joe Logston's fight; Adventures with a grizzly bear; A Spanish bull fight; Captain Stedman and the boa constrictor; Adventures among the Indians and gauchos of the Pampas; Hunting the Shetland pony; Adventure with a python; Capture of giraffes; A brush with a bison;en_US
dc.publisherPhiladelphia, H.C. Peck & T. Blissen_US
dc.relationIntellectual Underpinnings of the Civil War
dc.rightsThis document is the property of the Auburn University Libraries and is intended for non-commercial use. Users of the document are asked to acknowledge the Auburn University Libraries.
dc.subjectAdventure and adventurersen_US
dc.titleAdventures of hunters and travellers, and narratives of border warfareen_US

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