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J. Ross Browne, adventurer

Lois Rather

J. Ross Browne, adventurer

by Lois Rather

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Published by Rather Press in Oakland, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Browne, J. Ross 1821-1875.,
    • Voyages and travels.,
    • Pioneers -- California -- Biography.,
    • Businesspeople -- California -- Biography.,
    • California -- Description and travel.,
    • California -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLois Rather.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF865.B898 R37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. :
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4442325M
      LC Control Number79103879

        IN THE SUMMER OF there was in California one J. Ross Browne representing the United States Postal Service. In the course of his official duties he made a trip by “mulepower and footpower” from San Francisco to San Luis Author: Marie S. Watts. Kelley Bruns, CBAP, PMI-PBA, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, and Billie Johnson, CBAP, PMI-PBA, CSM.

      BROWNE, JOHN ROSS (). Author of Etchings of a Whaling Cruise (), J. Ross Browne was born in Beggars Bush, Ireland, and emigrated to America when he was twelve years Browne journeyed on a trading boat from Louisville to New Orleans. Lacking funds to take a grand European tour, he shipped out of New Bedford, Massachusetts, in July as a common sailor on a . Ross Browne has been editing books since , and he’s been in charge of The Editorial Department’s editorial operations since While he still occasionally works hands-on with authors, Ross’s main role within The Editorial Department is managing the company’s day-to-day operations and helping our authors chart the most comfortable and efficient editorial course for their manuscripts.

      J. Arizona, Ross Browne's, published Adventures in , in has the long Apache been Country considered: A Tour a Through classic Arizona,, published in , has long been considered a classic of Western American exploration literature. The book details Browne's trip through Arizona with his friend and patron. The European reporting of J Ross Browne details Browne's time in Europe while the Civil War was raging in the United States. Brown visits Iceland, Norway, Poland, Moscow and Germany. His entertaining and good humored style is indicative of the times and the attitudes of those times.


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