Wade Davis

Wade Davis
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Wade
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Davis

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One River

Explorations and Discoveries in the Amazon Rain Forest
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Paperback Book

Wade Davis’s Harvard mentor was Richard Evans Schultes, the most important scientific explorer in South America in the 20th century—and the focus of this “beautifully and meticulously written” book, which “captures as no other book the adventure of ethnobotany.” —E.O. Wilson

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$25.00 CAD
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Sacred Headwaters

The Fight to Save the Stikine, the Skeena, and the Nass
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Paperback Book

A visual feast and a plea to save an extraordinary region in North America for future generations, now in softcover.

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$27.95 CAD
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Wayfinders

Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World: The 2009 CBC Massey Lectures
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Paperback Book

The most prestigious and eagerly anticipated lecture series of the year, the CBC Massey Lectures are being delivered in 2009 by acclaimed anthropologist Wade Davis, author of One River.

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$19.95 CAD
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Clouded Leopard

Travels to Landscapes of Spirit and Desire
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Paperback Book
$22.95 CAD
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Into the Silence

The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest
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Paperback Book

On June 6, 1924, two men set out from a camp perched at 23,000 feet on an ice ledge just below the lip of Mount Everest’s North Face. Col. George Mallory, thirty-seven, was Britain’s finest climber. Sandy Irvine was a young Oxford scholar of twenty-two with little previous mountaineering experience. Neither of them returned.

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$24.95 CAD
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Light At The Edge Of The World

A Journey through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures
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Paperback Book

Having traveled the world for more than thirty years studying the mysteries of sacred plants and celebrating the poetics of culture, Wade Davis’s explorations of indigenous life in places as remote and diverse as the Canadian Arctic, the rain forests of Borneo and the Amazon, and the surreal cultural landscape of Haiti have shown

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$16.95 CAD
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Magdalena

River of Dreams
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Hardcover Book

A captivating new book from Wade Davis--renowned, award-winning, bestselling author and photographer, and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence for more than a decade-- that brings vividly to life the story of the great Ro Magdalena, illuminating Colombia's complex past, present, and future in the process

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$36.00 CAD
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Rainforest

Ancient Realm of the Pacific Northwest
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Paperback Book

With their towering spruces and cedars, verdant groundcover and cloaks of mist, the temperate rainforests of North America have long been a source of wonder and awe. Extending from northern California to southern Alaska, these immense and mysterious forests are home to a constellation of life that is unique on this planet.

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$28.95 CAD
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River Notes

A Natural and Human History of the Colorado
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Paperback Book

Plugged by no fewer than twenty-five dams, the Colorado is the world’s most regulated river drainage, providing most of the water supply of Las Vegas, Tucson, and San Diego, and much of the power and water of Los Angeles and Phoenix, cities that are home to more than 25 million people.

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$22.95 CAD
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Serpent And The Rainbow

A Harvard Scientist's Astonishing Journey into the Secret Societies of Haitian Voodoo, Zombis, and Magic
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Paperback Book

First published in 1985 and here in a 1997 reprint to coincide with the paperback publication of Davis’s One River.

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$23.00 CAD
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