The Mystery of Everett Ruess

Salt Lake City, UT: Gibbs Smith, 2010. Paperback. 272pp. Octavo [23cm] Paperback. NEW. Item #22482
ISBN: 9781423617112

From the publisher: "The story of Everett Ruess, who disappeared in the wilderness of Southern Utah in 1934, has for decades been one of the most intriguing mysteries of western lore. A Californian off on an adventure at age 20, he loved poetry, nature, art, and beauty. His family tracked his wanderings for four years, and then Everett disappeared without a trace.

In 2008 an old Navajo Indian came forward with information that he had witnessed a murder in 1934, probably that of young Ruess. The bones were recovered, DNA testing was done, National Geographic Adventurer picked up the story, and the family reacted.

In a new epilogue, author Rusho confronts the truth."

Price: $16.99

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