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Tequila oil : getting lost in Mexico

Author: Hugh Thomson
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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1979. Adventure seeker Thomson is told by a stranger that there's money to be made by driving a car over the US border to sell on the black market in Central America. He embarks on an epic, liquor-fueled road trip. Thirty years on, he returns-- older but not necessarily wiser-- to complete his journey.
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Named Person: Hugh Thomson; Hugh Thomson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Thomson
ISBN: 9780753826942 0753826941
OCLC Number: 463638644
Notes: Originally published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2009.
Description: 223 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Hugh Thomson.

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'Try this tequila oil, Hugito. Just as the alcohol hits your stomach, the chilli will as well and blow it back into your brain. It will take your head off.'Explorer Hugh Thomson takes on Mexico.  Read more...

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'A sublime and richly informative travelogue from a true heavyweight explorer * WATERSTONES BOOKS QUARTERLY * Utterly beguiling * INDEPENDENT * Thomson steers through a series of hair-raising Read more...

 
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