How to Walk a Puma: And Other Things i Learned While Stumbling Through South America download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Allison

How to Walk a Puma: And Other Things i Learned While Stumbling Through South America download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Allison year 2011
  • Book name: How to Walk a Puma: And Other Things i Learned While Stumbling Through South America
  • Author: Peter Allison
  • Release date: 2011/7/19
  • Publisher: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780762777563
  • Rating: 7.2 of 10
  • Votes: 796
  • Review by: Jazmine Rico
  • Review rating: 9.1 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/21
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: On his nineteenth birthday, Peter Allison flipped a coin. One side would take him to Africa and the other to South America, the two places he wanted to explore before he died. He recounted his time spent as a safari guide in Africa to much acclaim in Whatever You Do, Don't Run and Don't Look Behind You. Sixteen years later, he makes his way to Santiago, Chile, ready to seek out the continent's best, weirdest, and wildest adventures, and to chase the elusive jaguar. In just the first six months, Allison is bitten by a puma (several times), knocked on his head by a bad empanada, and surrounded by piranhas while rafting down a Bolivian river-all because of his unusual fear of refrigerators and of staying in any one place for too long. Ever the gifted storyteller and cultural observer, Allison makes many observations about life in humid climes, the nature of nomadism, and exactly what it is like to be nearly blasted off a mountain by the famous Patagonia wind. Allison's self-deprecating humor is as delightful as his crazy stunts, and his love for animals-even when they bite-is infectious.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 9H23M43S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Guidebooks, Travel Writing, Wildlife: General Interest
  • Available formats: EPUB, PML, PDF, WORD, TXT, DOC, TCR, FB2. Compressed in RAR, TAR.7Z, ZIP, Z, RPM
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.74 USD
  • Dimensions: 139.7x200.66x17.78mm
  • Weight: 16g
  • Printed by: The Lyons Press
  • Published in: Guilford, United States
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