Issue Date: Oct 31, 2012
Humankind’s tryst with seafaring dates back to thousands of years. Since the earliest ventures on rafts that took people in Asia to the Polynesian islands, seafarers have used a variety of vessels to fish, to travel, to explore, to trade or to fight. Brian Fagan’s Beyond the Blue Horizon is a comprehensive account of this primordial quest.
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Butterflies on the roof of the world is a vivid and engaging narrative of the author's rendezvous with the butterflies and moths in particular, and nature in general