The Resource Almost anywhere : road trip ruminations on love, nature, national parks, and nonsense, Krista Schlyer

Almost anywhere : road trip ruminations on love, nature, national parks, and nonsense, Krista Schlyer

Label
Almost anywhere : road trip ruminations on love, nature, national parks, and nonsense
Title
Almost anywhere
Title remainder
road trip ruminations on love, nature, national parks, and nonsense
Statement of responsibility
Krista Schlyer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"At twenty-eight years old, Krista Schlyer sold almost everything she owned and packed the rest of it in a station wagon bound for the American wild. Her two best friends joined her--one a grumpy, grieving introvert, the other a feisty dog--and together they sought out every national park, historic site, forest, and wilderness they could get to before their money ran out or their minds gave in. The journey began as a desperate escape from urban isolation, heartbreak, and despair, but became an adventure beyond imagining. Chronicling their colorful escapade, Almost Anywhere explores the courage, cowardice, and heroics that live in all of us, as well as the life of nature and the nature of life. This eloquent and accessible memoir is at once an immersion in the pain of losing someone particularly close and especially young and a healing journey of a broken life given over to the whimsy and humor of living on the road."--Publisher's website
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schlyer, Krista
Dewey number
770.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E27.5
LC item number
.S35 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schlyer, Krista
  • Photographers
  • Women photographers
  • Conservationists
  • National parks and reserves
  • Historic sites
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Almost anywhere : road trip ruminations on love, nature, national parks, and nonsense, Krista Schlyer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
276 pages, 8 unnumbered pages plates
Isbn
9781634502368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)902657330
  • 1423910
  • (OCoLC)ocn902657330
  • 1423910
Label
Almost anywhere : road trip ruminations on love, nature, national parks, and nonsense, Krista Schlyer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
276 pages, 8 unnumbered pages plates
Isbn
9781634502368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)902657330
  • 1423910
  • (OCoLC)ocn902657330
  • 1423910

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