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We ve been collecting books about southern Utah and have become fascinated with the Outlaw Trail In this book, Robert Redford chronicles his journey traveling the Outlaw Trail Spending much of his trip on horseback, Redford weaves the history of the people and places with his experiences along this historic trail Traveling with a small group of people including Edward Abbey, Redford makes you feel a part of the expedition Combining photos taken by a National Geographic Society photographer w We ve been collecting books about southern Utah and have become fascinated with the Outlaw Trail In this book, Robert Redford chronicles his journey traveling the Outlaw Trail Spending much of his trip on horseback, Redford weaves the history of the people and places with his experiences along this historic trail Traveling with a small group of people including Edward Abbey, Redford makes you feel a part of the expedition Combining photos taken by a National Geographic Society photographer with historical photographs, this book was a great armchair travel experience Written in the mid 1970s, it s amazing how many things have changed and how much is still the same Nice book to read through Story and background of the area made famous by The whole in wall gang This book has been called a vanity project , a half baked attempt at a book , etc Having now read it, I do have to agree with some of that Redford writes the book like a journal, recording what his companions are doing, what it s like to ride a horse over rough country, conversations with locals always opinionated, not often interesting He did have a historian with him on the trip, but this is not a history book The history that is presented is ad hoc and does not provide a complete pict This book has been called a vanity project , a half baked attempt at a book , etc Having now read it, I do have to agree with some of that Redford writes the book like a journal, recording what his companions are doing, what it s like to ride a horse over rough country, conversations with locals always opinionated, not often interesting He did have a historian with him on the trip, but this is not a history book The history that is presented is ad hoc and does not provide a complete picture I recommend Charles Kelly s The Outlaw Trail I think of this book as a travelogue we get to ride along with Redford through the old wild west The photographs by Jonathan Blair are beautiful My favourite parts, though, are the old photographs of the towns as they were then, and of the outlaws and other characters of the time `EBOOK ☇ The Outlaw Trail ⇯ Book by Redford, Robert