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Touching the Wild: Journeys in the Natural World

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2004 Travel Writer of Year Jackman's personal travelogue

By: Brian Jackman

224 pages, B/w illus

Bruce Coleman

Paperback | Dec 2003 | #138863 | ISBN: 1872842046
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About this book

Brian Jackman is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, and is known for his evocative prose and his life-long passion for wildlife and eco-tourism, which has taken him all over the world. This collection about his encounters from all around the globe contains the best of his writings over 25 years. It covers the African bush, where he spent more than 2 years under canvas, as well as his sea voyages in search of the great whales, walking in the High Pyrenees and travelling on elephant-back through the sal forests of Madhya Pradesh to meet the elusive Bengal tiger.

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