In this classic account, Jenkins describes how his disillusionment with society in the 1970s drove him out onto the road on a walk across America, and shares the lessons he learned about his country and himself that resonate to this day.In this classic account, Jenkins describes how his disillusionment with society in the 1970s drove him out onto the road on a walk across America, and shares the lessons he learned about his country and himself that resonate to this day.Read Less
pleasant read. Old but good. I gave these books as a gift. I like dealing with Better World Books.
Dec 1, 2011
Great Book all should read
My husband and I read the book together and enjoyed every bit. It's like traveling across the country without leaving your comfortable chair. A great experience to share and love the man who did it and wrote it.
Apr 21, 2011
Walking Across America, part 1
A young man who questions American values and lifestyles decides to see for himself what this country is all about by walking across the entire country. In this first book, he walks from Conneticut to New Orleans meeting a lot of interesting characters as he walks through towns, cities, valleys and mountains.
Aug 16, 2008
just the best story
This is a wonderful true story that will capture your heart and keep your attention till the end. A must read. Tears and joy fills this story and you will want even your children to read this book. I highly recommend this book for all ages to read. I wish someone had told me to read this book when I was young, I might of looked at life in a better light and headed our for my own adventure just from all Peter did and saw.
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