Excerpt from Roughing It With Boys: Actual Experiences of Boys at Summer and Winter Camps in the Maine WoodsA tale Of real travel may not be as exciting as a fictitious story Of adventure; each has its value. A more skilful writer might have made the follow ing pages bristle with thrilling adventure, but the camp life Of real boys is made up Of rather common place incidents, as the days come and g...
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Publisher: Forgotten Books (June 10, 2017)
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e best that boys understand that successful camp life, for boys and their leaders, does not necessarily consist Of hair-breadth escapes and blood-curdling incidents.There is no fiction in this book. The boys who were part Of the camp life Of these pages were real boys and are still living. The chapters were first printed in a monthly publication with no thought that they would ever be put in permanent form. They are records Of experiences so pleasant that the thought Of them quickens my blood, and fills me with determination to make opportunities for other outings with real boys.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.