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Walking the Gobi: A 1600 Mile Trek Across a Desert of Hope and Despair by [Helen Thayer]

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Walking the Gobi: A 1600 Mile Trek Across a Desert of Hope and Despair Kindle Edition

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"It's the stories of smugglers in the night, a camel temper tantrum that cost a week's worth of water, and sightings of a wild desert bear that make this book irresistible."--Deb Acord "Rocky Mountain News " --This text refers to the hardcover edition.

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HELEN THAYER has skied to the magnetic North Pole, lived among wolves in Alaska, kayaked in the Amazon, walked across the Sahara, and represented three countries as a track and field athlete. She is the author of Polar Dream and Three Among the Wolves and the recipient of countless awards. Thayer was named "One of the Great Explorers of the 20th Century" by National Geographic and is the president of Adventure Classroom, an international educational project.

--This text refers to the hardcover edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B002G1YD5Y
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Mountaineers Books; Illustrated edition (25 August 2008)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 2169 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 272 pages
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