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Tales from the Torrid Zone: Travels in the Deep Tropics

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A distinguished British travel writer chronicles his various journeys between the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn, offering a vivid portrait of the rich beauty, diversity, flora and fauna, and people who inhabit the tropical areas of the world. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

About the Author

Alexander Frater has contributed to various U.K. publications and has been a contracted New Yorker writer; as chief travel correspondent of the London Observer he won an unprecedented number of British Press Travel Awards. His two most recent books, Beyond the Blue Horizon and Chasing the Monsoon, have been made into major BBC television films. He lives in London but travels frequently to the tropics.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307795250
Subtitle:
Travels in the Deep Tropics
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Author:
Frater, Alexander
Subject:
General
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Special Interest - Adventure
Subject:
Voyages and travels
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Travel
Subject:
Tropics Description and travel.
Subject:
General Travel
Subject:
Travel Writing-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20080212
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
400

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Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General
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Travel » Travel Writing » General

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