Hudson, from the wilderness to the sea

by Benson John Lossing

Publisher: Virtue & Yorston in New York

Written in English
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  • Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Description and travel,
  • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- History

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Statementby Benson J. Lossing ; illustrated by three hundred and six engravings on wood, from drawings by the author, and a frontispiece on steel. --
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LC ClassificationsF127.H8 L8
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 464 p. :
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Open LibraryOL13521796M
LC Control Number01014124
OCLC/WorldCa3268712

For the children of Israel walked forty years in the wilderness, till all the people that were men of war, which came out of Egypt, were consumed, because they obeyed not the voice of the LORD: unto whom the LORD sware that he would not shew them the land, which the LORD sware unto their fathers that he would give us, a land that floweth with milk and honey. In the Byzantine period, the Judean wilderness was flooded with monks seeking seclusion. One book about this phenomenon is entitled The Desert a City (by Derwas Chitty), which appropriately captures the situation. At the height of the Byzantine period (the 6th century AD), there were approximately 65 monasteries in the Judean desert.   Exodus explains: “And all the congregation of the sons of Israel journeyed from the wilderness of Sin, after their journeys, according to the command of the Lord, and pitched in Rephidim. And there was no water for the people to drink. CHRONOLOGY OF THE WILDERNESS JOURNEY The basic chronology of events in the wilderness journey: (length of time between stops) Part 1: Passover to Crossing Red Sea: th 24 days [the 25 day if 14 Nissan is Day 1] Part 2: Arrive at Desert of Sin: 7 days [32nd day].

Jonah boarded the ship in Joppa and started out on a voyage west. When the storm arose and Jonah subsequently was thrown overboard and swallowed by the great fish, the ship might not have been very far along in its journey. In any event, three days later the great fish spit Jonah up on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea (the Great Sea). The Wilderness Explorer was destined for Alaska’s deep waters from the first moment she slid into the drink. A strong “sea boat” with feet, she is not bashful or apologetic in . With Musket & Tomahawk Volume II: The Mohawk Valley Campaign in the Wilderness War of - Ebook written by Michael O. Logusz. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read With Musket & Tomahawk Volume II: The Mohawk Valley Campaign in the Wilderness War of Freedom and Wilderness cerned with nature as living museum, the preservation of spontaneous plants and wild animals. The wildest animal I know is you, gentle reader, with this helpless book clutched in your claws. No, there are better reasons for keeping the wild wild, the wilderness .

  This intelligent but stubborn, idealistic young man, craving a personal, transcendent experience, sold his possessions and set out for the Alaskan wilderness alone. In April of , with no one to guide him, and no supplies but an old rifle, he wandered into the wilderness . A Way Through The Wilderness Beauty For Ashes Part II - George H. Warnock CHAPTER 1 - THE WILDERNESS OF THE RED SEA "Hemmed In" - The Long Way Around "And it came to pass, when Pharaoh had let the people go, that God led them not through the way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near; for God said, Lest peradventure the people repent when they see war, and . The Wilderness poem by Edwin Arlington Robinson. Come away come away theres a frost along the marshes And a frozen wind that skims the shoal where it shakes the .

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the hudson, from the wilderness to the sea. Tis proposed to present, in a series of sketches with pen and pencil, pictures of the Hudson River, from its birth among the mountains to. THE HUDSON from THE WILDERNESS TO THE SEA by Benson J. Lossing Virtue & Yorston: New York Illustrated by Three Hundred and Six Engravings on Wood, from drawings by the Author.

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b/w wood engravings and a steel frontis. Illustrated by the author.Benson J. Lossing. : $ Books shelved as wilderness: Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer, Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Straye. The books of Exodus and Deuteronomy provide us with some practical tips for when we go through a wilderness experience.

These come from Moses and the Israelites’ own experience of wandering around in the desert for forty years. They won’t necessarily bring you out of the wilderness. King of the Mountain is the first novel in Wilderness series it is the story of a mountain man and his survival struggles in the untamed wilderness of America.

The book is set in and written by David Robbins under pseudonym David Thompson. The story from the Book of Jasher is lacking in the way that it describes how these little bear-helmeted men travelled between the wilderness on the other side of the sea, then through the sea to where these donkeys were so quickly; and how their storm mesmerized the donkeys long.

Bulls Ferry (also Bull's Ferry) is an area along the Hudson River, just north of Weehawken Port Imperial in the towns of West New York, Guttenberg and North Bergen in New takes its name from a pre-Revolutionary settlement belonging to the Bull family, who operated a row-and-sail ferry to the burgeoning city of New York across the river.

During the Revolutionary War, the British. About At-The-Sea, Wilderness. Our luxurious self-catering house, on the beach in Wilderness, offers panoramic views of the ocean and golden beach. The house has a modern, fully equipped kitchen, and barbeque facilities on the patio, where steps through the indigenous garden lead to the wonderful Wilderness beach.

Wilderness on Sea is located in Wilderness, just 30 yards away from the beach and within 5 minutes' walk from restaurants in the village centre. The property offers B&B rooms and a self-catering apartment.

The elegantly furnished rooms at Wilderness on Sea offer garden or sea views and are equipped with a patio, fan, desk and a private bathroom/10(). Wilderness on Sea is located in Wilderness, just feet away from the beach and within 5 minutes' walk from restaurants in the village center.

The property offers B&B rooms and a self-catering apartment. The elegantly furnished rooms at Wilderness on Sea offer garden or sea views and are equipped with a patio, fan, desk and a private bathroom/10(). Hudson is hardly slow its tidal all the way to Albany.

You will have to factor in the tides and if you are near NYC the currents are formidable. The upper Hudson above Albany is a good whitewater run. Did you intend to do the whole river in a single boat.

The Connecticut is quite scenic all the way from the source to the sea. Take a cart. Books shelved as wilderness-living: One Man's Wilderness: An Alaskan Odyssey by Sam Keith, We Took to the Woods by Louise Dickinson Rich, Woodswoman I: L. More often, the two faces of the wilderness alternate ambivalently within a given story.

For example, Israel left the slavery of Egypt willingly, but they were also driven through the Red Sea by fear of Pharaoh’s chariots. The wilderness was a safe haven from one kind of danger, but it was immediately inhospitable, too.

(2) He led the Israelites by a long detour into the wilderness. If the end was to escape the Philistines, God did not allow the Israelites to suppose that he intended to pamper and indulge them.

The wilderness was a worse place to travel in than "the way of the land of. In the Hebrew Bible, Nahshon (Hebrew: נַחְשׁוֹן ‎ Naḥšon) was a tribal leader of the Judahites during the wilderness wanderings of the Book of the King James Version, the name is spelled Naashon.

According to a Jewish Midrash, he was the person who initiated the Hebrews' passage through the Red Sea, by walking in head-deep until the sea parted. And gavest him to be meat to the people inhabiting the wilderness.

The corpses of the Egyptians thrown up upon the Red Sea shores (Exodus ) are certainly the "meat" intended. Whether the "people of dwellers in the wilderness" are cannibal tribes, or jackals and hyenas, is perhaps doubtful. Condition. GOOD: The book’s covers and spine are in good condition, showing very little sign of use or wear.

There is some yellowing due to age, but otherwise, the pages are also in good condition. Description. Sporting a cloth spine and a full-color photo on the front cover, this volume is one of at least 27 in The American Wilderness series of books published by Time-Life in the s.

The Book of Mormon tells of three ocean voyages from the Old World – the Middle East – to the New – the Americas. First were the Jaredites, who left their homeland after the scattering at the Tower of Babel. Then, after a huge leap forward in time, two migrations took place that were almost contemporaneous.

CT asked Fields to choose 5 books best read in the wilderness. Two Old Women by Velma Wallis If you’re nervous about going “Into the Wild,” don’t take that book; take this one.This southern route took them by the wilderness of the Red Sea – the area between the 2 arms of the Red Sea.

Etham was in the “edge of the wilderness”. What wilderness was this? The answer is in the Exodus account: “But God led the people about, through the way of the wilderness of the Red Sea.EXO But God led the people about, through the way of the wilderness of the Red sea: It was the Wilderness of the Red Sea– the mountainous land of the mid and southern Sinai Peninsula.

This was along a route that was commonly taken in those days by both caravans and the army, and it was called “the southern route.”.