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Last raft

Joseph Dudley Tonkin

Last raft

by Joseph Dudley Tonkin

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by The author in Harrisburg, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Susquehanna River Valley,
  • Susquehanna River.,
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Lumbering -- Pennsylvania.,
    • Susquehanna River Valley -- History.,
    • Susquehanna River.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Joseph Dudley Tonkin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF157.S9 T6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination145 p.
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6415108M
      LC Control Number41004902
      OCLC/WorldCa4254760

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      The Last Raft Trip. 19 likes. A yearly event of people, supposedly friends, who spend the Memorial Weekend camping and canoeing/rafting on Pine Creek in the PA Grand ers:   Robie is an experienced traveler. She's taken the flight from Honolulu to the Midway Atoll, a group of Pacific islands where her parents live, many times. When she has to get to Midway in a hurry after a visit with her aunt in Hawaii, she gets on the next cargo flight at the last minute. She knows the pilot, but on this flight, there's a new co-pilot named Max/5(35).


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Last raft by Joseph Dudley Tonkin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Written by a third generation logger, the book not only recounts the voyage of the "last raft" to be floated down the West Branch of the Susquehanna River but describes the process of Rafting and log driving in ninteenth century Pennsylvania.5/5(1).

The author, - Lumbering - pages 0 Reviews Account of the rafting industry in the West branch of the Susquehanna River and the journey of the "Last raft" down the river. Pref. This hardcover book, The Last Raft, by Joseph Dudley Tonkin gives the history of the birth of the rafting industry on the West Branch area of Pennsylvania.

Also the beginning of coal and iron ore mining, the early settlers, photos of the Last Raft going over the Lock Haven dam, as. The Last Raft by Joseph Dudley Tonkin Book Description: Privately published by the author, A first-hand account of the "Last Raft" adventure down the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, with additional history of the log drive and timber rafting eras on the West Branch.

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The Raft by S.A. Bodeen pages. S.A. Bodeen’s third young adult novel, The Raft, opens with Robie, the protagonist, visiting her aunt in Hawaii during one of her many breaks from the small island where Robie lives.

Hanging out in Honolulu with her aunt is a far cry from Midway Atoll where her scientist parents work. basically it turn out max died when he fell asleep from his head injury and when robbie took him out of the raft she never brought him back in.(after he died was not murder). her mind was just making her seld pretend he was there so she doesnt go insane.

and when he was telling her stories she was just reading his diary. and she got all his stuff from his bag after she threw him out of the.

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