Volunteers outside the USA: Alpheus Hyatt Verrill died in 1954. This person's work may still be protected by copyright in countries where copyright duration is determined by the author's death date. In Europe this is 70 years; in Canada it is 50 years; and in Australia it is 70 years for authors who died after 1955.
Source text (please read only from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/61427Lost in the depths of the forest without food, fire, weapons, or compass, what is a young man to do? This "modern-day" Robinson Crusoe has to dig deep and develop skills he didn't know he had. (Summary by )
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[*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpheus_Hyatt_Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill)
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[*]Does the project have an introduction or preface: Yes
[*]Original publication date (if known): 1916
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Genres for the project: Action & Adventure Fiction
Keywords that describe the book: forest, woodsman, wilderness, lost, primitive, skills
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Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.
End of recording:"Section (or Chapter) # of Marooned in the Forest: The Story of a Primitive Fight for Life . This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Marooned in the Forest: The Story of a Primitive Fight for Life , by Alpheus Hyatt Verrill. Section Title."
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