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The Pillars of Hercules: A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean
by Paul Theroux
“That was the nature of my traveling; a quest for detail, conversation as a form of ambush, the traveler as an agent of provocation.” ~ excerpt from The Pillars of Hercules
âResearch among the ranges affords the purest pleasure I know, one which goes beyond the collecting of facts to one that becomes a quest to appraise our values and look for our place in eternity.âÂ …
New Wildlife Ambassador on Lady of the Zoos: Learn more about George Schaller!
So excited to be featured on this amazing site!
Greenland – A brief (and illustrated) account of a journey inside the Arctic Circle
by Richard Starks and Miriam Murcutt
Never had I thought Greenland would be on my list of places to go, but thanks to this book I feel a pull. This is another great read by these…
Across the globe there is a wide assortment of environments. From the searing heat of Africa’s desert to the numbing cold of Antarctica’s wide open expanse. Within these extreme environments, as well as relatively calm ones, there are certain species that have evolved extreme adaptations to eke out an existence there.
Probably the most well-known is that of the male…