By Bruce Chatwin
An exhilarating examine a spot that also keeps the unique secret of a far away, unseen land, Bruce Chatwin’s beautiful account of his trip via Patagonia teems with evocative descriptions, notable bits of heritage, and unforgettable anecdotes. Fueled via an unmistakable lust for all times and experience and a unique reward for storytelling, Chatwin treks via “the uttermost a part of the earth”—that stretch of land on the southern tip of South the US, the place bandits have been as soon as made welcome—in seek of almost-forgotten legends, the descendants of Welsh immigrants, and the log cabin outfitted by way of Butch Cassidy. An fast vintage upon ebook in 1977, In Patagonia is a masterpiece that has forged an extended shadow upon the literary world.
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In Patagonia (Penguin Classics) by Bruce Chatwin