A Lady's Ride Across Spanish Honduras in 1881 - Lester, Mary
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This intrepid Englishwoman rode from the Pacific port of Ampala, over the mountains of Honduras to the Atlantic. "I do not fear hardship," she told the people of Honduras, "as I am the daughter of an English soldier and circumstances have compelled me to depend on myself." The Long Rider haggled over saddles, hired mules, deflated bullies and outwitted nefarious guides - all in excellent Spanish. This is gem of a book contains an entertaining account of the author's vivid, day-to-day life in the saddle. Her colourful writing brings the "lost" civilization of Spanish Honduras back to life more than a century later.…mehr

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This intrepid Englishwoman rode from the Pacific port of Ampala, over the mountains of Honduras to the Atlantic. "I do not fear hardship," she told the people of Honduras, "as I am the daughter of an English soldier and circumstances have compelled me to depend on myself." The Long Rider haggled over saddles, hired mules, deflated bullies and outwitted nefarious guides - all in excellent Spanish. This is gem of a book contains an entertaining account of the author's vivid, day-to-day life in the saddle. Her colourful writing brings the "lost" civilization of Spanish Honduras back to life more than a century later.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: LONG RIDERS GUILD PR
  • Seitenzahl: 340
  • Erscheinungstermin: November 2004
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 203mm x 127mm x 19mm
  • Gewicht: 367g
  • ISBN-13: 9781590481615
  • ISBN-10: 1590481615
  • Artikelnr.: 21190883