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Last of the Saddle Tramps Euestrian Travel Classics Summary ì PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Historically the world of euestrian travel has contained an exciting mixture of uniue men and women Some are adventurers seeking danger from the back of their horses Others aUnlikely euestrian heroines set off What followed was one of the twentieth century's most remarkable euestrian journeys Accompanied by her faithful horse Tarzan Wilkins suffered through a host of obstacles including blistering deserts and freezing snow storms yet never lost faith that she would complete her 7000 mile odyssey Last of the Saddle Tramps is thus the warm and humorous story of a humble American heroine bound for adventure and the Pacific Ocean The classic tale is amply illustrated with photographs. Being real the story speaks volumes for the guts of women

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Historically the world of euestrian travel has contained an exciting mixture of uniue men and women Some are adventurers seeking danger from the back of their horses Others are travelers discovering the beauties of the countryside they slowly ride through A few are searching for inner truths while cantering across desolate parts of the planet Then there is Messanie Wilkins She was acting on orders from the Lord In 1954 at the age of 63 Wilkins had plenty to worry about A destitute spinster in ill health Wilki. This is a very good book about a lady in her 60’s that started out on a horse with her dog from her home in Maine and road horseback to California She was treated very well by people across the country and very seldom had to sleep out in the open She slept in barns jails fine hotels and people’s homes When Mesannie left Maine she had only her horse her dog and the clothes on her back She traveled through all kinds of weather – heat and freezing ice and snow – but her determination never faltered She met all kinds of people along the way and financed her trip by selling postcards She was even proposed to by a goat herder This story touched my heart and I was sad when it was over

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Last of the Saddle Tramps Euestrian Travel ClassicsNs had been told she had less than two years left to live provided she spent them uietly With no family ties no money and no future in her native Maine Wilkins decided to take a daring step Using the money she had made from selling homemade pickles Wilkins bought a tired summer camp horse and made preparations to ride from the Atlantic coast to the Pacific Ocean Yet before leaving she flipped a coin asking God to direct her to go or not When the coin came up heads several times in a row one of America's most. Loved loved this book so glad I was lucky enough to find it at a garage sale Finding out of print gems like this will keep me going to them for uite awhileMesannie Wilkins was a real character and I enjoyed reading about her 7000 mile trip on horseback across 17 states from Maine to California Well written and a real page turner