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LIFE AND DEATH ON THE LOXAHATCHEE: The Story of Tr

By: JAMES D. SNYDER

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PHAROS BOOKS:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM496301

ISBN: 0967520061

Condition: GOOD AUTHOR SIGNED


"Life and Death on the Loxahatchee" is both the story of a real-life Tarzan and the people who grew up with him along Florida?'s first wild and scenic river. Vince Nelson was unique, but also a symbol of all those who fished, trapped, ploughed and hammered out hardscrabble lives on the Jupiter-Tequesta riverfront in the days before it became golf courses and mega-mansions. Who was Trapper Nelson? He was born in 1908, the sickly son of a landless Polish peasant. Over the next sixty years he would wrest from the wilderness eleven hundred acres along Florida?'s most breathtaking jungle river. Alo... View more info