Books  Habitats, Ecosystems & Natural Spaces  Deserts & Arid Lands 

Desert Memories

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Ariel Dorfman

304 pages, 25 b/w photos

National Geographic Society

Hardback | Dec 2004 | #146131 | ISBN: 0792262409
Out of Print Details

About this book

Personal memoir of the Norte Grande of Chile, the world's driest desert and responsible for dragging Chile into a modern state following the 19th-century discovery of nitrate, and subsequent conquest and colonisation of the barren desert.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Living on the Edge

NHBS Price: £59.99 $76/€71 approx

The Biology of Deserts

NHBS Price: £37.50 $48/€44 approx

The Namib

NHBS Price: £24.99 $32/€29 approx

Biological Soil Crusts

NHBS Price: £149.00 $189/€175 approx

Quaternary Deserts and Climatic Change

NHBS Price: £140.00 $178/€165 approx