by Theodore Roosevelt (1914)
"This is an account of a zoo-geographic reconnaissance through the Brazilian hinterland. The official and proper title of the expedition is that given it by the Brazilian Government: ''Expedicao Scientifica Roosevelt-Rondon.'' When I started from the United States, it was to make an expedition, primarily concerned with mammalogy and ornithology, for the American Museum of Natural History of New York." - Theodore Roosevelt
A superb account of exploration and adventure by one of the 20th century''s most remarkable men.
This fine eBook is presented in portrait orientation and includes the map of the expedition through the Brazilian wilderness. Fully-searchable, fully printable (1.92Mb, 224pp, 2 illust)