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By Simon Worrall

whilst significantly acclaimed author, Simon Worrall, travels to Patagonia on project for nationwide Geographic journal, he encounters one of many planet’s final wild areas: an unlimited, windblown panorama peopled via colourful characters - a Catholic priest on his solution to The South Pole; a girl residing on my own within the Mountains of The Wind; gauchos, misfits and eccentrics. yet because the wind chases chases him south in the direction of the ends of the earth, he additionally tells his personal tale: a narrative of hope and misplaced love, and one man's look for his position on this planet. at the approach, he visits the various locations that encouraged Charles Darwin's foundation of Species. utilising Darwin's rules to his personal lifestyles, Worrall explores his personal origins and his evolution as a guy and a father, with an honesty that's occasionally surprising. the result's not only one other unique, commute e-book. in its place, Worrall grants a strong tale of affection and event that may take its position along such classics as Bruce Chatwin's "In Patagonia" and "The Snow Leopard' via Peter Matthiessen.

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