This book is a thrilling account of an adventurous journey down the entire length of the Amazon River. The narrative documents the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of the first team to ever attempt such a feat. The journey, filled with dangerous rapids, hostile natives, and internal conflicts within the team, provides a fascinating exploration of not just the Amazon, but also of human nature under extreme circumstances.
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This book is on the following lists:
- 57th on Extreme Classics: The 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time (National Geographic Adventure Magazine)