CHARLIE WHISTLERS OMNIUM GATHERUM CAMPFIRE STORIES AND ADIRONDACK ADVENTURES

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Charlie Whistler S Omnium Gatherum

Author : Philip Delves Broughton
ISBN : 9780062431097
Genre : Sports & Recreation
File Size : 78.82 MB
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In the tradition of The Dangerous Book for Boys, a visually dazzling compendium of practical knowledge, fascinating trivia, and worldly wisdom for young boys—designed as a charming and informal full-color family scrapbook treasured by generations of one family at their Adirondack summer camp. On a late summer afternoon, while rustling around in his family’s Adirondack cabin, a boy named Charlie Whistler finds a dusty cloth-bound scrapbook. It is the Omnium Gatherum, a colorful, illustrated grab bag of stories, arcana, and much more, faithfully collected over generations by Charlie’s father, grandfather, and generations of Whistlers before them. Its pages hold a universe of age-old wisdom, from the simple—how to tie a slipknot—to the esoteric—how to find your way in the forest, or predict the tides—to the exotic—how to understand simple phrases in dozens of languages. Charlie Whistler’s Omnium Gatherum is a delightful, ceaselessly readable, and unique gift book for boys of all ages: a nostalgic evocation of American childhood, a keepsake for modern fathers to hand down to their sons, and an irresistible, page-turning read for everyone who loves to lose themselves in the world of imagination.
Category: Sports & Recreation

Author : Anwar Sādāt
ISBN : UOM:39015005872604
Genre : History
File Size : 51.28 MB
Format : PDF
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Category: History