When Eagles Roar: The Amazing Journey of an African Wildlife Adventurer

When Eagles Roar: The Amazing Journey of an African Wildlife Adventurer

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Overview

Follow the daring safari of James Currie as his love of birds, fascination with wildlife and craving for adventure lead him into humorous and life threatening situations. James captures the essence of what it means to be African today, facing everything from the Big Five to the vestiges of apartheid to the AIDS epidemic. He provides authoritative information on African wildlife and illustrates hair-raising encounters with lions, buffalo, leopards, elephants, rhinoceros and snakes through exciting and humorous stories.

The book follows James's journey from city boy to conservationist and shows what it takes to become an African game ranger. From his first graphic encounter with the brutality of nature on Table Mountain in South Africa to his disappearance as a boy on safari in Malawi to the rigorous training he underwent to become a game ranger at Phinda Private Game Reserve, this book will delight and educate anyone fascinated with nature, wildlife, travel and adventure. James provides wonderful insights into African conservation and a fascinating glimpse into the importance of cross-cultural relationships in Africa's wildlife tourism environment. He details his own inner journey overcoming physical challenges and finding the balance between following passions and what's important in life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780990766001
Publisher: Birding Adventures LLC
Publication date: 09/27/2014
Pages: 312
Sales rank: 972,267
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.65(d)

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