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6 edition of Dangerous Places Travels on the Edge found in the catalog.

Dangerous Places Travels on the Edge

by Rosa Jordan

  • 155 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Pottersfield Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Mexico,
  • Travel,
  • Special Interest - Adventure,
  • Journeys,
  • Literary Travel, Autobiography,
  • Latin America,
  • Description and travel,
  • Jordan, Rosa

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8725556M
    ISBN 101895900050
    ISBN 109781895900057
    OCLC/WorldCa42682744

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It was this book's subtitle that first captured my attention -- Dispatches from Dangerous Places. If you like great travel writing, you'll really enjoy Mark Jenkins's A Man's Life. Jenkins walks across northern Afghanistan, following Marco Polo's ancient route.

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A story that was very factual about the times of the 70's in NYC C-Town/5(6). 59 Weirdest Places Across The World. The world we live in is a very interesting place.

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The author tried to put too many travels in the book and did not provide enough of a story for the travels. This book should have had half as many travels and stayed the same number of pages.

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With a foreword by Wilfred Thesiger/5. There is no lack of dangerous places and the unfortunate list seems to be growing. As I write, it would be logical to stay away from Syria, Iraq, South Sudan, an expanding slice of the Sahel region in the Sahara, Central African Republic, Somalia, Yemen, Afghanistan - and a few more that I haven't listed or that are dangerous only in part.

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Author, filmmaker, journalist, and adventurer Robert Young Pelton continues to overcome extraordinary obstacles in his search for the truth. In his travels to and through the world's most dangerous places, Pelton shares risks with his hosts, and is often the sole surviving witness to history-shaping events.

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