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The happy isles of Oceania : paddling the Pacific

Author: Paul Theroux
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st Mariner books edView all editions and formats
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In one of his most exotic and breathtaking journeys, the intrepid traveler Paul Theroux ventures to the South Pacific, exploring fifty-one islands by collapsible kayak. Beginning in New Zealand's rain forests and ultimately coming to shore thousands of miles away in Hawaii, Theroux paddles alone over isolated atolls, through dirty harbors and shark-filled waters, and along treacherous coastlines. This exhilarating  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Local history
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Named Person: Paul Theroux; Paul Theroux
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Theroux
ISBN: 9780547525181 0547525184 9780241964217 0241964210
OCLC Number: 846987812
Notes: Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©1992.
Description: 1 online resource (528 pages :) : maps
Responsibility: Paul Theroux.

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In one of his most exotic and breathtaking journeys, the intrepid traveler Paul Theroux ventures to the South Pacific, exploring fifty-one islands by collapsible kayak. Beginning in New Zealand's rain forests and ultimately coming to shore thousands of miles away in Hawaii, Theroux paddles alone over isolated atolls, through dirty harbors and shark-filled waters, and along treacherous coastlines. This exhilarating tropical epic is full of disarming observations and high adventure.

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