The Resource Bliss(ters) : how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer, Gail M. Francis, (electronic resource)

Bliss(ters) : how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer, Gail M. Francis, (electronic resource)

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Bliss(ters) : how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer
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Bliss(ters)
Title remainder
how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer
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Gail M. Francis
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  • Bliss (ters)
  • Blisters
  • Blissters
Title variation remainder
  • how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer
  • how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer
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Language
eng
Summary
Just before her fortieth birthday, Gail Francis quit her perfectly good job and set out to hike one of the great trails of the world. Carrying everything she needed on her back, Francis spent five months walking from Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail. Along the way, she lost her pack scrambling over scree in the desert, struggled to navigate high mountain passes, and wore the soles off her boots trekking across lava fields-all within some of the most pristine wilderness in the nation. Though she set out alone, her story includes an eclectic cast of characters. From the man walking the entire 2,700 miles in a series of twenty-six wedding dresses, to the woman making the journey in the company of her pet mouse, Francis learned to count on her fellow hikers for entertainment as well as a few important life lessons
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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Francis, Gail M
Dewey number
917.904
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not applicable
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Wendy Tremont King
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • King, Wendy Tremont
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Francis, Gail M.
  • Hiking
  • Pacific Crest Trail
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adult
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Label
Bliss(ters) : how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer, Gail M. Francis, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781541450752
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital.
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12299065
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MWT12299065
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sound
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other
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Label
Bliss(ters) : how I walked from Mexico to Canada one summer, Gail M. Francis, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781541450752
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12299065
Publisher number
MWT12299065
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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not applicable

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