Three Letters From the Andes download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrick Leigh Fermor

Three Letters From the Andes download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrick Leigh Fermor year 2005
  • Book name: Three Letters From the Andes
  • Author: Patrick Leigh Fermor
  • Release date: 2005/7/22
  • Publisher: HODDER & STOUGHTON GENERAL DIVISION
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9780719566851
  • Rating: 9.95 of 10
  • Votes: 520
  • Review by: Leonidas Fort
  • Review rating: 9.56 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/3
  • Total pages: 128
  • Includes a PDF summary of 14 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In 1971 the celebrated traveller Patrick Leigh Fermor accompanied five friends on a remarkable journey into the high Andes of Peru. His adventure took him from Cuzco to Urubamba, on to Puno and Juli on Lake Titicaca, down to Arequipa and finally back to Lima.The expedition was led by a writer and poet and the party included a Swiss international skier and jeweller, a social anthropologist from Provence and a Nottinghamshire farming squire - all seasoned mountaineers. The other two participants - the author himself and a botany-loving duke - were complete novices. As the group travelled from Lima into increasingly remote parts of the country, Leigh Fermor captured their experiences in a series of letters to his wife.Whether recounting the thrill of crossing a glacier, the rigours of campsite life under a blanket of snow, their lively encounters with locals or the strangely moving sight of a lone condor circling in the sky, the author vividly conveys the excitement of discovery and the intense uniqueness of the land.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 6H4M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Travel Writing, Travel & Holiday Guides
  • Available formats: DOC, HTML, WORD, AZW3, PDF, PNG, EPUB, TXT. Compressed in RAR, TAR, ZIP, AZW
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 9.60 USD
  • Dimensions: 136x206x12mm
  • Weight: 99.79g
  • Printed by: John Murray Publishers Ltd
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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