Adventures in Yellowstone: Early Travelers Tell Their Tales by M. Mark Miller

By M. Mark Miller

After its institution in 1872, Yellowstone nationwide Park was once sufficiently recognized that many people risked undergo maulings, Indian assaults, and geyser burns simply to glimpse its wonders. a shocking variety of those that survived wrote approximately their adventures. the simplest of those tales are accumulated in Adventures in Yellowstone. providing a dozen narratives—journal entries, letters, and diaries—with an advent to every, and with old pictures, postcards, and woodcuts, this e-book is the basic compilation of the main gripping first-person money owed of the early years of America's such a lot adored nationwide park.

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