I highly recommend the book Blind Courage to be read by everyone. The story of Bill Irwin and his dog Orient hiking the entire Appalachian Trail will inspire all readers. Bill Irwin was blind and he was led by Orient.
I highly recommend the book Blind Courage to be read by everyone. I live in the Appalachians. and have hiked many trails except the . is a very monumental task to make by even the most experienced. They thru hiked at least 2,100 miles in 18 months. I have a signed copy with Orients paw print on it.
David Irwin Bill;McCasland. I highly recommend the book Blind Courage to be read by everyone.
A quick read, but powerfully conveyed
Written by Bill Irwin, with Dave McCasland. A quick read, but powerfully conveyed. Excellent photos of this seemingly impossible task of not only thru-hiking the AT, but doing it blind, with the help of a Seeing-Eye dog.
Authors : McCasland, David,Irwin, Bill. Title: Blind Courage (Hodder Christian Paperbacks). The story of a blind man, Bill Irwin, who, with his dog, Orient, hiked the 2100 miles of the treacherous Appalachian Trail. Title : Blind Courage (Hodder Christian Paperbacks). Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton Religious. The journey was made as a testimony to the God whom Irwin believed had turned his shattered life around.
Waco, TX: WRS Publishing, 1992. B&W and Color Photographs. DJ has light edgewear and is slightly rubbed. The story of Bill Irwin, who with his dog, Orient, became the first blind person to thru- hike the 2100-mile Appalachian Trail ISBN: 0941539865 (Appalachian Trail).
In 1990, Bill Irwin, with his Seeing Eye dog Orient, became the first and only blind person to have completed the 2,168 mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine without human . Bill Irwin and David McCasland. Screenplay By. Michael C. Ross.
In 1990, Bill Irwin, with his Seeing Eye dog Orient, became the first and only blind person to have completed the 2,168 mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine without human assistance or companionship. He had no maps, no GPS, no compass back then. Hiking alone with his amazing dog guide Orient.
Amazing and inspiring story. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 15 years ago. Bill Irwin and Orient leads us down the trail over the mountains and into the forest unlike any other author. We see what he feels and senses around him. With every step we walk along with Bill and Orient, and we camp along with them and met some wonderful people along the way helping Bill and Orient along the trail.
Accompanied by his seeing-eye dog, Orient, Irwin overcomes his personal obstacles and the ominous trail. This transformed hiker has inspired many. Douglas Rowe's no-nonsense approach to this reading is just the ticket. His interpretation captures the heart of this "tough guy" and reveals it to the listener.
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