Old Man of the Mountains

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For decades, Peter Voiss wandered California's highways and byways selling his pictures to make a living for himself and his best friends, his burros. He shared his life with his beloved burros I California's Sierra Nevada. It was a relationship like no other. In his own words, he describes how "Doc" like to drink beer and "Jimmy" like to smoke a cigar. He also describes crossing the Yuba and American rivers with is burros, who sometimes could be very stubborn, but were exceedingly smart. Peter Voiss' idyllic life changed when tragedy struck a young San Jose man. The "trial of the decade" followed, with a verdict that stunned the nation. Join the author as she shares the story of Peter Voiss and the discovery of an old, forgotten black purse that brings to life a part of California's rich Gold country history.

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Published by Gold Dust Publishing (2008)
ISBN 10: 0981591302 ISBN 13: 9780981591308
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