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The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters In The Modern World
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|October 1, 2009

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Every culture is a unique answer to a fundamental question: What does it mean to be human and alive? In The Wayfinders, renowned anthropologist, winner of the prestigious Samuel Johnson Prize, and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Wade Davis leads us on a…
Light at the Edge of the World: A Journey through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures

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An international best-seller when first published, this is Wade Davis 's portrait of the richness and diversity of the world's indigenous cultures and why they matter to us all. Davis has travelled the world for more than thirty years, studying the mysteries of…
The Sacred Headwaters
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|April 18, 2015

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A visual feast and a plea to save an extraordinary region in North America for future generations, now in softcover. In this stunning collection of photos, viewers are transported to the spectacular valley known to the First Nations as the Sacred Headwaters.…
The Lost Amazon: The Pioneering Expeditions of Richard Evans Schultes

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Explore the uncharted Amazon with acclaimed botanist and pioneering Amazonian explorer, Richard Evans Schultes, guided by an intimate narrative that supplements his photography of indigenous tribes, hallucinogenic plants, stunning vistas, and much more.
Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie
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|May 1, 1988

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In 1982, Harvard-trained ethnobotanist Wade Davis traveled into the Haitian countryside to research reports of zombies--the infamous living dead of Haitian folklore. A report by a team of physicians of a verifiable case of zombification led him to try to obtain…
One River
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|August 5, 1997

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The story of two generations of scientific explorers in South America—Richard Evans Schultes and his protégé Wade Davis—an epic tale of adventure and a compelling work of natural history. In 1941, Professor Richard Evan Schultes took a leave…
The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters In The Modern World (large Print 16pt)

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Shadows in the Sun: Travels to Landscapes of Spirit and Desire

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Wade Davis has been called "a rare combination of scientist, scholar, poet and passionate defender of all of life's diversity." In Shadows in the Sun , he brings all of those gifts to bear on a fascinating examination of indigenous cultures and the interactions…
The SERPENT AND THE RAINBOW
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|August 5, 1997

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A scientific investigation and personal adventure story about zombis and the voudoun culture of Haiti by a Harvard scientist. In April 1982, ethnobotanist Wade Davis arrived in Haiti to investigate two documented cases of zombis—people who had reappeared in…
Into The Silence: The Great War, Mallory, And The Conquest Of Everest
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|October 2, 2012

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A classic account of exploration and endurance from the bestselling author of The Wayfinders .   In this magisterial work of history and adventure, based on more than a decade of prodigious research in British, Canadian and European archives, and months in…
Les soldats de l'Everest
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|May 2, 2016

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Le 6 juin 1924, 7 000 m d'altitude : deux hommes quittent, leur camp perché sur une vire de glace. Objectif : le sommet de l'Everest, encore jamais gravi. On ne les reverra jamais vivants. Avec George Mallory, âgé de 37 ans, le monde perd le meilleur alpiniste…
Wade Davis: Photographs
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|October 22, 2016

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Inspired by artists such as Ansel Adams, Alfred Stieglitz and Henri Cartier-Bresson, who wrote that great photographs come about in the decisive moment when the head, heart and eye find perfect alignment in an axis of the spirit, celebrated anthropologist and…
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