Idle Days in Patagonia (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Idle Days in Patagonia (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by W. H. Hudson
     
 

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Hudson’s classic travel memoir recalls the achievement of a lifelong dream: to visit Patagonia. His adventure in this remote region fulfilled not only a private dream, but also a scientific mission, mainly focused on his ornithological interests. This extraordinary narrative of his year-long visit combines history, nature, reflection, and anecdotes

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Hudson’s classic travel memoir recalls the achievement of a lifelong dream: to visit Patagonia. His adventure in this remote region fulfilled not only a private dream, but also a scientific mission, mainly focused on his ornithological interests. This extraordinary narrative of his year-long visit combines history, nature, reflection, and anecdotes about local life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411439788
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/29/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
File size:
256 KB

Meet the Author


W. H. Hudson (1841-1922) brought together his talents in writing and ornithology. His naturalist tendencies compelled him to research the floral and fauna of his hometown, Buenos Aires. After moving to England he published many books, his most famous fiction being Green Mansions and the non-fiction Far Away and Long Ago (1918).

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