The Mad Crazy River en Book Review: The Mad, Crazy River <p>It&rsquo;s April.&nbsp; If you&rsquo;re dreaming of white water rapids, vermillion cliffs, and death taunting summer fun, I&rsquo;ve got a book for you: Clyde Eddy&rsquo;s <em>A Mad, Crazy River</em>.</p><p>Mr. Eddy was no seasoned river man.&nbsp; He was a New York office worker.&nbsp;&nbsp; But he&rsquo;d spent his honeymoon at the Grand Canyon, and there he found <em>his</em> river. &nbsp;It was a river with a reputation.&nbsp; Scores of boaters had died trying to navigate it.&nbsp; John Wesley Powell beat it in 1869.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Ann Cummins 12988 at Book Review: The Mad, Crazy River