I've Been Gone Far Too Long, Field Trip Fiascoes & Expeditions

$7.95

I've Been Gone Far Too Long
by Monique Borgerhoff Mulder and Wendy Logsdon

 

This book is in good second hand condition.  Moderate wearing to the cover, edgewear.

Published by RDR Books, 1996, 296 pages.

Blurb:

In this hilarious follow-up to the national bestseller, I Should Have Stayed At Home, 21 biologists and anthropologists delight us with the all too true stories of their worst days and nights in the tropics.

Kelly Stewart - when Diane Fossey hands her a Beretta and tells her to go out and look fro poachers.

Richard Bierregard, Jr - when he finds a bushmaster in the bidet at his Brazilian camp.

Truman Young - as rock-hopping hydraxes begin unzipping his tent on Mount Kenya.

Margaret Syminton - as her boat and six-month supplies for six people are sinking in Peru's Manu River.

James Serpell - watching an immense Indonesian cockroach devour the skin of his big toe.

Lisa Halko nd Marc Hanswer - as they discover their missing passports are in the hands of the chairman of the Ugandan Resistance Committee.

Monica Udvardy - driving her Land Rover while a poisonous African stiletto snake crawls over her ankles.

Tim Caro - as he learns that five months' worth of field research has gone up in flames

 

and more...

 

ISBN 1571430547

 

Item weighs 381 grams.


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