Osa and Martin: For the Love of Adventure (Hardcover)

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The inspiring story of the legendary couple whose wildlife films transformed America’s perceptions of exotic places.

About the Author


Kelly Enright, who holds a PhD in American History from Rutgers University, is the author of Rhinoceros and America’s Natural Places: Rocky Mountains and Great Plains

Praise for Osa and Martin: For the Love of Adventure…


“Historian [Kelly] Enright showcases the careers of Osa and Martin Johnson, explorers, wildlife-movie pioneers, and inseparable adventure seekers. . . . The couple’s delight and happiness in living the life they made for each other shines through.”
Kirkus Reviews

Praise for Kelly Enright’s previous book, Rhinoceros:

 

“Like its predecessors, this volume alternately informs, delights, moves, and astonishes. Success here owes as much to author as to subject. The former, a cultural and environmental historian, acquits herself admirably, distilling fact from fiction, employing supple and incisive prose, and trailing casual acumen in her measured wake.”

Atlantic

Product Details ISBN-10: 0762763604
ISBN-13: 9780762763603
Published: Lyons Press, 08/01/2011
Pages: 240
Language: English

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