Sample
Oaxaca Journal - Oliver Sacks

Oaxaca Journal

Oaxaca Journal

3.8 15 5 Author: Oliver Sacks Narrator: Jonathan Davis, Oliver Sacks
Audiobook.
Oliver Sacks, the bestselling author of Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, is most famous for his studies of the human mind: insightful and beautifully characterized portraits of those experiencing complex neurological conditions. However, he has another scientific passion: the fern . . .

Since childhood Oliver has been fascinated by the ability of these primitive plants to survive and adapt in many climates. Oaxaca Journal is the enthralling account of his trip, alongside a group of fellow fern enthusiasts, to the beautiful province of Oaxaca, Mexico. Bringing together Oliver’s endless curiosity about natural history and the richness of human culture with his sharp eye for detail, this book is a captivating evocation of a place, its plants, its people, and its myriad wonders.

‘Light and fast-moving, unburdened by library research but filled with erudition’ – New Yorker
Language: English Category: Non-Fiction Translator:

More information about the audiobook:

Publisher: Macmillan Digital Audio
Published: 2018-07-12
Length: 4H 10Min
ISBN: 9781509895694
Comments

Always have a good book lined up - Listen and read whenever you want

Read and listen to as many books as you like! Download books offline, listen to several books continuously, choose stories for your kids, or try out a book that you didn't thought you would like to listen to. The best book experience you'd ever had.

Free trial for 14 days