Magdalena River of Dreams A Story of Colombia by Wade Davis

Magdalena  River of Dreams  A Story of Colombia by Wade Davis

Magdalena River of Dreams A Story of Colombia by Wade Davis
epub | 59.06 MB | English | Isbn:B07VFG2XB9 |
Author: Wade Davis | PAge: 411 | Year: 2020


Description:

A captivating new book from Wade Davis-award-winning, best-selling author and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence for more than a decade-that brings vividly to life the story of the great Río Magdalena, illuminating Colombia’s complex past, present, and future
Travelers often become enchanted with the first country that captures their hearts and gives them license to be free. For Wade Davis, it was Colombia. Now in a masterly new book, Davis tells of his travels on the mighty Magdalena, the river that made possible the nation. Along the way, he finds a people who have overcome years of conflict precisely because of their character, informed by an enduring spirit of place, and a deep love of a land that is home to the greatest ecological and geographical diversity on the planet. Only in Colombia can a traveler wash ashore in a coastal desert, follow waterways through wetlands as wide as the sky, ascend narrow tracks through dense tropical forests,…

Category:History of Colombia, Colombia Travel Guides, Colombian History

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