From Publishers Weekly
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One of my all time favorites. It's got everything I look for in a good non-fiction book: Science, History, Adventure and passion. I just couldn't put it down. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Nicolas Wills
Alternating between fascinating stories and a boring travelogue, this book is repetitive and difficult to plow through. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Dave DeWitt
This is a wonderful book, full of adventure and respect for the best kind of science and scientists. It made me very interested in visiting Colombia, which I'm glad to say I did.Published 3 months ago by rubempre
This tome is one of my favorites. Richard Evans Schultes student, Wade Davis, writes a riveting account of ethnobotanical adventure. Read morePublished 3 months ago by ryan
This is a great book that takes you threw the trials of field work and into some of the lost cultures of the amazon,and openly discusses the use of coca and yagé without the... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Buddy Davis
I am a Colombian biologist and I had heard about this book for years from my friends and other colleagues. Read morePublished 5 months ago by elitas