Bolivia. Second Edition in dustjacket

By: MENDEZ, Ivar

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MENDEZ, Ivar. Bolivia. Second Edition. (Tantallon, N.S.) : Glen Margaret Publishing, (2012). Pp (6),vii-viii,1-120. Illustrated in colour. Oblong 8vo,black paper covered boards, front board and spine lettered in copper. "Bol ivia is a country of geographical and culturel superlatives. The geographical diversity is astounding as one descends from the snowy peaks of the Andes to tropical forests that are among the most biodiverse of the planet. These regions offer magnificent vistas that impact the soul and mind of the traveler. However, it is its peple and their relationship with their environment tha makes Bolivia a magical place. This book photographically explores this intimate relationship between humanity and geography in a place where the past meets the present." (from the dj). Contents : Pretace'; Introduction; On The Roof Of The World; The Wiphala; The Sacred Lake; Salt Deserts & Volcanoes; The Valleys: Geographical Heart of Bolivia; The Green Mantle: Rivers & Jungles; Deep Roots: Masks & Dance; The Wakatokoris of Ilabaya; Final Words. Ivar Mendez was born in Bolivia but has lived most of his life in Canada. At time of publication, he lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where he is a professor of neurosurgery at Dalhousie University. Parallel English and Spanish texts. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL RE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 20.00

Title: Bolivia. Second Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: MENDEZ, Ivar

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Glen Margaret Publishing, Tantallon, N.S., 2012, ISBN:9781897462263:

Seller ID: 105794