The Jewel Hunter download free [PDF and Ebook] by Chris Gooddie

The Jewel Hunter download free [PDF and Ebook] by Chris Gooddie year 2010
  • Book name: The Jewel Hunter
  • Author: Chris Gooddie
  • Release date: 2010/3/15
  • Publisher: WILDGUIDES
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9781903657164
  • Rating: 7.73 of 10
  • Votes: 622
  • Review by: Jarod Reeder
  • Review rating: 8.94 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/22
  • Total pages: 344
  • Includes a PDF summary of 37 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: A tale of one man's obsession with rainforest jewels, this is the story of an impossible dream: a quest to see every one of the world's most elusive avian gems-a group of birds known as pittas-in a single year. Insightful, compelling, and laugh-out-loud funny, this is more than a book about birds. It's a true story detailing the lengths to which a man will go to escape his midlife crisis. A travelogue with a difference, it follows a journey from the suburban straitjacket of High Wycombe to the steamy, leech-infested rainforests of remotest Asia, Africa, and Australia. Dangerous situations, personal traumas, and logistical nightmares threaten The Jewel Hunter's progress. Will venomous snakes or razor-clawed bears intervene? Or will running out of fuel mid-Pacific ultimately sink the mission? The race is on. . . . If you've ever yearned to escape your day job, wondered what makes men tick, or simply puzzled over how to make a truly world-class cup of tea, this is a book for you.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 23H47M35S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: True Stories Of Heroism, Endurance & Survival, Wildlife: Birds & Birdwatching, Memoirs
  • Available formats: DOC, PDF, EPUB, HTM, PDB, WORD, RB, TXT. Compressed in GZ, TZO, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 37.61 USD
  • Dimensions: 154x224x26mm
  • Weight: 770g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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