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Author James, Dennis, 1938- author.

Title Songs of the Baka and other discoveries : travels after sixty-five / Dennis James ; photography by Barbara Grossman.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    910.92 JAM    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    910.92 JAM    Available
Description 214 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Papua New Guinea : expect the unexpected -- Algeria : blood, sand, and natural gas -- Nepal : Langtang Valley trek -- Cameroon : songs of the Baka -- Cuba : state of the arts -- Mali : before the storm -- Iran : the abscence of evil -- The Orinoco, Venezuela : in Humboldt's wake -- State of Palestine : mission to Gaza -- Ethiopia : the Omo River valley.
Summary "A journey to the other side of the world, 'Songs of the Baka and other discoveries' puts aside preconceptions and combines the wisdom of age with the stamina of youth."--Jacket flap.
Subject Voyages and travels.
James, Dennis, 1938- -- Travel.
Grossman, Barbara -- Travel.
Retirees -- Travel -- Anecdotes.
Older people -- Travel -- Anecdotes.
Developing countries -- Description and travel.
Travel -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Added Author Grossman, Barbara, photographer.
ISBN 9781510713505 (hardcover)
1510713506 (hardcover)

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