Men, Mules & Mountains: Lt. O'Neil's Olympic Expeditions. Northwest Exploration, Robert L. Wood.

Men, Mules & Mountains: Lt. O'Neil's Olympic Expeditions.

Seattle, Mountaineers Books, 1976. First Printing of the First Edition. A Fine tight copy in a Fine bright unclipped dust jacket . This is the story of Lieutenant Joseph P. O'Neil of the Fourteenth Infantry and his two reconnaissance expeditions in 1885 and later in 1890 into the Olympic Mountain Range in Northwest Washington State, with much of the account based on the hand-written account kept by Private Harry Fisher. Fisher's account puts the military expedition on a much more personal level regarding the hardships and difficulties as well as some of the humor that made the endeavor bearable. There are forty illustrations and photographs and twenty-one maps. Item #26165
ISBN: 0916890430

Price: $150.00