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Among Islands

Jim Crumley

Among Islands

by Jim Crumley

  • 319 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Mainstream Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology & the lithosphere,
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • 20th Century Description And Travel,
  • History - General History,
  • Travel,
  • Scotland,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Europe - Great Britain - Scotland,
  • GREAT BRITAIN_GUIDEBOOKS,
  • Travel / Europe / Great Britain,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8970804M
    ISBN 101851586199
    ISBN 109781851586196

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In Among the Islands: Adventures in the Pacific, Flannery recounts nearly 25 years of adventures in the South Pacific, beginning as a young biologist in The book is organized geographically, with sections devoted to travels in Papua New Guinea, the Bismarck Isles, the Solomon Islands, Fiji and New Caledonia/5.

Among the Islands is full of fascinating creatures—monkey faced bats, giant rats, gazelle-faced black wallabies, and more—and the adventure of discovery.

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Among The Islands available for download and read online in other formats. Among the Islands is full of fascinating creatures--monkey faced bats, giant rats, gazelle-faced black wallabies, and more--and the adventure of discovery.

This is an idea read for anyone who has ever imagined voyaging to the ends of the earth to /5(). Among the Islands is the third book in a loose trilogy of Flannery's adventures, following on Among Islands book the bestselling Throwim Way Leg () and Country ().

Tim Flannery has written over a dozen books, including Here on Earth ; the award-winning bestsellers The Future Eaters, The Eternal Frontier and The Weather Makers ; and his accounts of Reviews: Among the Islands is the third book in a loose trilogy of Flannery's adventures, following on fromthe bestselling Throwim Way Leg () and Country ().

Industry Reviews `A rollicking adventure story that will entertain amateur zoologists young and old. By populating the narrative with interesting characters as well as fascinating creatures. Island OverviewFor the most part, the islands are divided into six main island groups, plus a significant stand-alone, Crete.

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Among the Islands is the third book in a loose trilogy of Flannery’s adventures, following on from the bestselling Throwim Way Leg () and Country (). Read this fantastic review by Simon Winchester for the Globe and Mail. Share this book share High resolution cover picture Preview this book books View book rights notepad.

About The Book. Tim Flannery is one of the world’s most influential scientists, praised for making “anthropology, geology, biology, and physics not only readable, but also understandable and interesting” (St.

Louis Post-Dispatch), and credited with discovering more species than Among the Islands, Flannery recounts a series of expeditions he made at the dawn of his career to the. Get this from a library. Among the islands. [Tim F Flannery] -- A scientist credited with discovering more species than Darwin recounts the first major trips of his career, several expeditions to often remote Pacific islands where he found amazing animals, harsh.

From the tides of the South Pacific to the impossible peaks of jungle islands, one zoologist sets out to find the living riches of the planet. AMONG THE ISLANDS. Adventures in the Pacific.

by Tim Flannery. BUY NOW FROM our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in. %%BUY_BOX(,1,Among the Islands: Adventures in the Pacific)%% Close to 30 years ago, at the beginning of his career, Australian scientist Flannery (Throwim Way Leg) set sail to.

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Inter island connections via air is almost non existent, except for the few connections with small airliners such as a small Cretan based airliner using small jet stream planes [30 or 15 seaters, covering some connections with Crete, Dodecanese, NE Aegean Islands and the Cyclades.

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