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Yankee Hobo In The Orient

by John Patric

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10586446M
ISBN 100548444595
ISBN 109780548444597

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of John Patric books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. In his admirably written Yankee Hobo in the Orient (originally published by Doubleday under the title Why Japan Was Strong; in revised edition, republished by the author, Frying Pan Creek.

Patrick still has a number of soft-covered copies of his brother's books, primarily one about a trip to the Far East, "A Yankee Hobo in the Orient," published in Very often, Patrick will give a copy of the book to someone he thinks might be interested. Rose Wilder Lane (December 5, – Octo ) was an American journalist, travel writer, novelist, political theorist and daughter of American writer Laura Ingalls with two other female writers, Ayn Rand and Isabel Paterson, Lane is noted as one of the founders of the American libertarian movement.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ 5/5(1). Yankee hobo in the Orient, by Patric, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The book is a candid and simple record of traveling light through lands that most Americans never see." Originally written shortly before the outbreak of World War II in the Pacific, Patric offers "a journal of adventure.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Patric, John, Yankee hobo in the Orient. Florence, Or., [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. John Patric ( – Aug ) was an American was a contributing writer for National Geographic during the mid to late s and early s and was the author of two books.

His book Yankee Hobo in the Orient, sold twelve million copies domestically and internationally in both hardcover and digest format. In the s, he was one of the best-known Oregon writers.

This is a hard and rare Book to have signed. This is John Patric's " Yankee Hobo In The Orient ". Published by Frying Pan Creek, Or. Originally Published in May ofthis is the 8th Edition (Revised, Enlarged, Illustrated and Redesigned by the author).Seller Rating: % positive.

Find Yankee Hobo In the Orient by Patric, John at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous.

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LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5. Although Yankee Hobo in the Orient is now very dated, it is (or should be) a timeless classic. Written by a libertarian who visited Japan, Korea, and China before World War II, the adventures are amusing and insightful.

The style is somewhat similar to Mark Twain. I enjoyed this book. I wonder what ever happened to Patric's home at Frying Pan Creek, where he was trying to live off the land, and start a sort of commune. An unusual man. Ron Harris wrote: After re-reading John Patric's "A Yankee Hobo in the Orient", I was moved to Google the author.

The Hobo - The Sociology of the Homeless Man, by Nels Anderson, The Hobo Handbook - A Field Guide to Living by Your Own Rules, by Josh Mack, ISBN (Book on the Hobo lifestyle, written by one who has ridden the rails in recent years.) Ironweed by William Kennedy, Books shelved as hobo: Beggars of Life by Jim Tully, The Road by Jack London, Citizen Hobo: How a Century of Homelessness Shaped America by Todd DePastin.

One of them is John Patric (), who traveled around the world and wrote extensively for Reader’s Digest, National Geographic and other publications.

His awesome book “Yankee Hobo in the Orient” described in fascinating detail his solitary, improvised and down-to-earth wanderings through Japan and China. He liked the Chinese and. Yankee Hobo in the Orient, by John Patric. The egomaniacal libertarian John Patric self-published (and signed) a large number of additional printings of this book, originally pub’d by Doubleday in An adventurer and recluse, Patric traveled on pennies throughout Japan, China, and Japanese-occupied Korea in the s.

Patric’s Yankee Hobo in the Orient is out of print but available on various used book websites for under $ Lawrence W. Reed Lawrence W. Reed is President Emeritus and Humphreys Family Senior Fellow at FEE, having served for nearly 11 years as FEE’s president ().

I once saw a book titled "yankee hobo in the orient." Are the two related or is that coincidence. level 2. 14 points 13 days ago. Not related, Yankee Hobo is set in China and Japan prior to WW2.

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This collection contains a small sample of the work of John Patric, an author and eccentric who called the City of Snohomish home. Included are chapters and illustrations from Patric's unpublished memoir, "Hobo Years," as well as samples from his Free Press newsletter, and photos and clippings documenting.John Patric, Yankee Hobo in the Orient.

Isabella Bird, Unbeaten Tracks in Japan. Harold and Alice Foght, Unfathomed Japan. John Man, Ninja: Years of the Shadow Warrior.

Philip Terry, Terry’s Guide to the Japanese Empire. The Murder of Mary Russell. The Diary of Frederick Bullock on the City of Adelaide. Dressing the late 19th century woman.