Walking the Nile
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Published
New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2015].
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780802124494, 0802124496
Physical Desc
338 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (color), map (black and white), color portraits ; 24 cm
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Published
New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2015].
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9780802124494, 0802124496

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General Note
Includes index (pages [328] - 338).
General Note
First published in Great Britain in 2015 by Simon & Schuster UK Ltd.
General Note
Maps on the lining paper.
Description
His journey is 4,250 miles long.He is walking every step of the way, camping in the wild, foraging for food, fending for himself against multiple dangers.He is passing through rainforest, savannah, swamp, desert and lush delta oasis.He will cross seven, very different countries.No one has ever made this journey on foot.In this detailed, thoughtful, inspiring and dramatic book, recounting Levison Wood's walk the length of the Nile, he will uncover the history of the Nile, yet through the people he meets and who will help him with his journey, he will come face to face with the great story of a modern Africa emerging out of the past. Exploration and Africa are two of his great passions - they drive him on and motivate his inquisitiveness and resolution not to fail, yet the challenges of the terrain, the climate, the animals, the people and his own psychological resolution will throw at him are immense.The dangers are very real, but so is the motivation for this ex-army officer. If he can overcome the mental and physical challenges, he will be walking into history ...

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Wood, L. (2015). Walking the Nile (First edition.). Atlantic Monthly Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Wood, Levison, 1982-. 2015. Walking the Nile. Atlantic Monthly Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Wood, Levison, 1982-. Walking the Nile Atlantic Monthly Press, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Wood, Levison. Walking the Nile First edition., Atlantic Monthly Press, 2015.

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