Driven Back To Eden


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(4.7 stars; 56 reviews)

Frustrated with life in the tenements generally and the negative influences on his children specifically, a father decides to move his family to the country, where they live off the land and breathe fresh air. - Summary by David Gore (7 hr 31 min)

Chapters

PREFACE 1:53 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER I A PROBLEM 13:26 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER II I STATE THE CASE 9:45 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER III NEW PROSPECTS 5:11 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER IV A MOMENTOUS EXPEDITION 6:45 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER V A COUNTRY CHRISTMAS IN A CITY FLAT 7:35 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER VI A BLUFF FRIEND 8:46 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER VII MR. JONES SHOWS ME THE PLACE 10:11 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER VIII TELLING ABOUT EDEN 5:30 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER IX BREAKING CAMP 6:15 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER X SCENES ON THE WHARF 9:16 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XI A VOYAGE UP THE HUDSON 11:02 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XII A MARCH EVENING IN EDEN 10:53 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XIII RESCUED AND AT HOME 13:53 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XIV SELF-DENIAL AND ITS REWARD 13:45 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XV OUR SUNNY KITCHEN 10:16 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XVI MAKING A PLACE FOR CHICKENS 7:46 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XVII GOOD BARGAINS IN MAPLE SUGAR 6:18 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XVIII BUTTERNUTS AND BOBSEY'S PERIL 10:53 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XIX JOHN JONES, JUN 10:12 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XX RASPBERRY LESSONS 11:02 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXI THE ''VANDOO'' 10:45 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXII EARLY APRIL GARDENING 13:42 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXIII A BONFIRE AND A FEAST 12:41 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXIV ''NO BLIND DRIFTING'' 5:43 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXV OWLS AND ANTWERPS 7:02 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXVI A COUNTRY SUNDAY 7:09 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXVII STRAWBERRY VISIONS AND ''PERTATERS'' 9:24 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXVIII CORN, COLOR, AND MUSIC 7:41 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXIX WE GO A-FISHING 7:34 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXX WEEDS AND WORKING FOR DEAR LIFE 13:49 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXI NATURE SMILES AND HELPS 9:36 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXII CHERRIES, BERRIES, AND BERRY-THIEVES 10:24 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXIII GIVEN HIS CHOICE 10:55 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXIV GIVEN A CHANCE 15:02 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXV WE SHALL ALL EARN OUR SALT 11:54 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXVI A THUNDERBOLT 6:59 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXVII RALLYING FROM THE BLOW 17:35 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXVIII AUGUST WORK AND PLAY 10:16 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XXXIX A TRIP TO THE SEASHORE 11:40 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XL A VISIT TO HOUGHTON FARM 10:55 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XLI HOARDING FOR WINTER 11:36 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XLII AUTUMN WORK AND SPORT 26:56 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XLIII THANKSGIVING DAY 5:56 Read by DavidG
CHAPTER XLIV WE CAN MAKE A LIVING IN EDEN 6:10 Read by DavidG

Reviews

Great book provides a fascinating insight to life in the 1880s


(5 stars)


(4 stars)

Listening to this book always helps me get in the mood for gardening.