Share The Adventure Of A Lifetime In This Revised Edition Of A Multiple Award Winning Title Fascinating Information.., An Attractive Choice For Libraries Booklist On The Original Edition A Lifelong Fascination With The Desert Led Lawrie Raskin To Undertake A Remarkable Trek Across The Sahara To The Fabled City Of Timbuktu Together With Author Debora Pearson, He Chronicles His Journey To The Ancient City And Beyond.Readers Will Discover First Hand What It S Like To Travel Over Vast Seas Of Orange Sand They Ll Experience The Nasty Smell Of A Camel S Breath, Learn How To Bargain In An African Market And Read About The Roles Women Play In Moslem Societies.Raskin S Evocative Photographs, Including Scenes Of Modern Day Life, Reflect The Many Faces Of Africa His Enthusiasm And Wit Shine Through As He Invites Readers To Share In His Extraordinary Adventures And Eye Opening Discoveries.This Revised Edition Features New Text And Photographs Showcasing How Contemporary Africa, From Cell Phones To Skyscrapers, Lives Alongside The Ancient Among The Sands Of The Sahara.The Next Best Thing To Being There, 52 Days By Camel Is A Stunning Introduction To The Fascinating Culture And Breathtaking Landscapes Of The Sahara Desert.
I hope that my story will offer preteens the vicarious thrill of sharing my travels while they gain some understanding of and respect for very different and fascinating cultures Lawrie Raskin has always been enthralled with the Sahara Desert He has lived with desert nomads and traveled with them on their camel caravans As a result of his many trips to North Africa and the Middle East, he becam
- 88 pages
- 52 Days by Camel: My Sahara Adventure (Adventure Travel Series)
- Lawrie Raskin
- 10 May 2017 Lawrie Raskin