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Eight feet in the Andes

Dervla Murphy

Eight feet in the Andes

by Dervla Murphy

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Andes,
  • Peru
    • Subjects:
    • Murphy, Dervla, 1931-,
    • Andes -- Description and travel,
    • Peru -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementDervla Murphy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3451.A5 M87 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination274 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3274428M
      ISBN 100719540836
      LC Control Number83197243

      Uruguayan Air Force Flight was a chartered flight that originated in Montevideo, Uruguay, bound for Santiago, Octo , while crossing the Andes, the inexperienced co-pilot of the Fairchild FHD who was in command mistakenly believed they had reached Curicó, Chile, despite instrument readings that indicated otherwise. The aircraft began descending too early to reach Aircraft type: Fairchild FHD. Beautiful Feet Books, San Luis Obispo, California. 18, likes talking about this. We help homeschool parents ignite wonder and connect with their kids through the best stories and guided /5(56).

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      Dervla Murphy, Author Overlook Press $ (p) ISBN With wit, insight and style, author Peter Matthiessen recounts his odyssey to the Amazon and Andes, including Machu Picchu and Tierra del Fuego. Eight Feet in the Andes | By Dervla Murphy An adventurous and high-spirited tale of a mother who, together with her nine-year-old daughter and a mule, treks 1, miles through the Andes on the trail.


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Together they clambered the length of Peru, from Cajamarca on the border with Ecuador, to Cuzco, the ancient Inca capital, over miles to the south. TITLE: Eight Feet in the Andes: Travels With a Mule From Cajamarca to Cuzco AUTHOR: Dervla Murphy COPYRIGHT: PAGES: PUBLISHER: Flamingo SETTING: Early 80s Peru TYPE: Travel SERIES: None The eight feet referenced in the title belong to Dervla Murphy, her nine-year-old daughter, and an elegant mule, who together clambered the length of Peru, from Cajamarca.

Dervla Murphy (born 28 November ) is an Irish touring cyclist and author of adventure travel books for over 40 years. Murphy is best known for her book Full Tilt: Ireland to India With a Bicycle, about an overland cycling trip through Europe, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan and followed this with volunteer work helping Tibetan refugees in India and Nepal and trekking with a Children: Rachel.

Dervla Murphy’s travels are always absorbing and often humorous. I’ve read her Eight Feet in the Andes thanking God I’m not on this four month trek with a mule and a 9 year old (who’s amazingly patient, uncomplaining and intelligent). I wouldn’t be able to stand all the bugs, the 25 mile hikes up worn out trails that barely hug the mountains, the eating just ship’s biscuits and.

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Confronting horrors and joys along the mountain paths, the Murphy women prove that they are as indomitable as ever. Dervla Murphy’s travels are always absorbing and often humorous. I’ve read her Eight Feet in the Andes thanking God I’m not on this four month trek with a mule and a 9 year old (who’s amazingly patient, uncomplaining and intelligent).

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Books online: Eight Feet in the Andes: Travels with a 4/5(). 2 Comments to “Eight Feet in the Andes: Travels with a Mule in Unknown Peru” Anonymous Janu at am. WHEN CRAZINESS REALLY WORKS! This book has some flaws, but I still love it. The narrative was a little dull at first, and some of the observations about Peruvians – from a person just passing through the culture, who speaks.Eight Feet in the Andes: Travels with a Mule in Unknown Peru The eight feet belong to Dervla Murphy, her nine-year-old daughter Rachel and Juana, an elegant mule, who together clambered the length of Peru, from Cajamarca near the border with Ecuador, to Cuzco, the ancient Inca capital, over miles to .More editions of Eight Feet in the Andes: Travels with a Donkey from Ecuador to Cuzco (Century Travellers): Eight Feet in the Andes: Travels with a Donkey from Ecuador to Cuzco (Century Travellers): ISBN () Softcover, Arrow Books Ltd,