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The sea and the jungle

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One rainy morning in the winter of 1909, a man with an altogether average look about him quit his job at the London Morning Leader, kissed his wife and children goodbye, and took a train to Swansea in Wales, where he talked his way aboard a freighter bound for somewhere in the upper reaches of the Amazon. Three years later, Tomlinson published a book about his adventures. This book made him famous. "The Sea and the Jungle," wrote David McCord, "is an invitation to a new experience. It is more than that: an invitation to a new attitude toward life. Sadness perhaps, but no harshness; concern, but no diminution of spirit; doubt, but no hauling down the ensign. 'The right good book,' says Mr. Tomlinson, 'is always a book of travel: it is about a life's journey.' "
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full_title sea and the jungle
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subject_facet Amazon River, Amazon River -- Description and travel, Brazil -- Description and travel, Capella (Ship), Downloadable audio books, Madeira River (Brazil and Bolivia), Madeira River (Brazil and Bolivia) -- Description and travel, Tomlinson, H. M. -- (Henry Major), -- 1873-1958 -- Travel -- Brazil
title_display The sea and the jungle
title_full The sea and the jungle Tomlinson, H. M. (Henry Major), 1873-1958., The sea and the jungle [electronic resource] / H.M. Tomlinson
title_short The sea and the jungle
topic_facet Description and travel, Tomlinson, H. M, Travel