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Throwim Way Leg: An Adventure

Biography / Memoir

By: Timothy Flannery (Author)

326 pages, colour photos

Penguin Books

Paperback | May 2007 | #166699 | ISBN-13: 9780141031415
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Paperback | Dec 1998 | #89692 | ISBN: 0753807416
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Hardback | Dec 1998 | #82820 | ISBN: 0297842722
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About this book

Throwim Way Leg (which means, in New Guinea pidgin, to go on a journey) describes the hilarious and terrifying adventures of an Australian field biologist in New Guinea, one of the last frontiers left on Earth: giant rats, tree-kangaroos, singing dogs, huge spiders. And the mountain peoples are hardly less extraordinary. Redmond O'Hanlon calls Flannery, author of prize-winning The Future Eaters, "One of the world's greatest zoologists [...] who's probably discovered more new species than Darwin."

Re-issue of the book originally published in 1998.

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