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GEHFileBot
11-02-2005, 01:14 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile10322/River-Horse.htm>River Horse</a></b><br><br>This is the route, with some extrapolations, of the book River Horse by William Least Heat-Moon: across the United States by as much river, lake and stream as possible.<br />
<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/182729riverhorse.jpg>

rvbooth
11-02-2005, 01:20 AM
Related Links:
Review (http://www.bookreporter.com/reviews/0140298606.asp)
Excerpt (http://www.amazon.com/gp/reader/0140298606/ref=sib_dp_pt/102-9844692-1048110#reader-link)
Interview (http://www.salon.com/books/int/1999/12/09/moon/)
Interview (http://www.powells.com/authors/leastheatmoon.html)
Bio w/ links (http://www.ipl.org/div/natam/bin/browse.pl/A485)
Why Pilotis? (http://www.discoverfrance.net/France/Art/Le_Corbusier/Le_Corbusier.shtml)... Why Pilotis?? (http://www.uwm.edu/Library/special/exhibits/clastext/clspg023.htm)... Why Pilotis??? (http://www.pilatus.ch/content,82,r,_Ez.html)
What a Iconogram? (http://titan.glo.be/~kg000407/writing1.htm)
A River Horse of a Different River (http://www.riverhorse.com/)

Try using the tour feature of Google Earth to get a feel for floating down the rivers. (select a Route, then F10)

Note how many "Lewis and Clark" bridges and other references there are along the route!

http://img444.imageshack.us/img444/9707/riverhorseroute8me.th.jpgRoute (http://img444.imageshack.us/my.php?image=riverhorseroute8me.jpg)


http://img430.imageshack.us/img430/5103/riverhorsemissouriyellowstonec.th.jpgMissouri-Yellowstone Confluence (http://img430.imageshack.us/my.php?image=riverhorsemissouriyellowstonec.jpg)


http://img426.imageshack.us/img426/4315/riverhorsesalmonsnakeconfluenc.th.jpgSalmon-Snake Confluence (http://img426.imageshack.us/my.php?image=riverhorsesalmonsnakeconfluenc.jpg)