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Life and Death in the Andes: On the Trail of Bandits, Heroes, and Revolutionaries
4.2 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
The Andes Mountains are the world's longest mountain chain, linking most of the countries in South America. Emmy Award-winning filmmaker and author Kim MacQuarrie takes us on a historical journey through this unique region, bringing fresh insight and contemporary connections to such fabled characters as Charles Darwin, Pablo Escobar, Che Guevara, and many others. He introduces us to a Patagonian woman who is the last living speaker of her language as he explores the disappearance and sometimes
The Sea and the Jungle
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
sku: PZM1741, ean: 9781433270420, isbn: 1433270420,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
Tomlinson was an average man who, in 1909, left his job and family and headed for the Amazon. Three years later, he published this book about his adventures, which David McCord called an invitation to a new attitude toward life..
Hands of Faith: Healers of Brazil (Profiles in Healing series)
sku: NU-FQC-00604970, ean: 9780918172372, isbn: 0918172373,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
This volume reveals the lives and traditional healing practices of two dedicated, humble spiritual leaders from Brazil—Joao Fernandes de Carvalho and Otavia Pimental. Joao, known for his ability to write medical prescriptions while in a deep state of prayer, has healed thousands of people who have come to his house for treatment. Otavia, known for her ability to heal with the help of spirit guides, was taught by the spirit of a priest who lived with her family when she was a child. Their
Walking the Americas: 1,800 Miles, Eight Countries, and One Incredible Journey from Mexico to Colombia
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ean: 9781541462113, isbn: 1541462114,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
Levison Wood's famous walking expeditions have taken him from the length of the Nile River to the peaks of the Himalayas, and in Walking the Americas, Wood chronicles his latest exhilarating adventure: a 1,800-mile trek across the spine of the Americas, through eight countries, from Mexico to Colombia.Beginning in the Yucat�n, Wood's journey takes him from sleepy barrios to glamorous cities to ancient Mayan ruins lying unexcavated in the wilderness. Wood encounters indigenous tribes in
A Guide to the Bird Sounds of the Colombian Andes: Seven-CD Set
By Cornell Lab of Ornithology
ean: 9780938027935, isbn: 093802793X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
Colombia is a land of towering fog forests and deep river valleys amid three Andean mountain ranges. Twenty percent of the world's bird species live in its diverse ecosystems, some of them endangered by loss of habitat. This seven-CD audio guide from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Instituto Humboldt contains more than 1,200 recordings of 624 species. Years in the making, these recordings represent the work of more than 50 ornithologists. It is the most complete collection of Colombian