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The Resource Wild by nature : from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot, Sarah Marquis

Wild by nature : from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot, Sarah Marquis

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Wild by nature : from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot
Title
Wild by nature
Title remainder
from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Marquis
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Language
eng
Summary
  • The epic story of one woman's 16,000 kilometre, three year trek from Siberia to Australia
  • From National Geographic's Explorer of the Year, 2014, Wild By Nature is the extraordinary story of Sarah Marquis' solo 10,000-mile hike from Siberia to Australia...Relying on hunting and her own wits, Sarah Marquis made it across the Gobi Desert and through fever-haunted jungles, surviving mafia, drug dealers, thieves on horseback who harassed her tent every night for weeks, temperatures from sub zero to scorching, life-threatening wildlife, a dengue fever delirium in the Laos jungle, tropic ringworm in northern Thailand, dehydration, and a life-threatening abscess...Through an incredible journey Wild By Nature explores what it is to adventure as a woman in the most dangerous of circumstances, and what it is to be truly alone in the wild
Summary
Using her wits and skills as a hunter to get by, a woman describes her solo 10,000-mile trek across the Gobi desert where she encountered mafiosos, drug dealers, thieves on horseback, temperature extremes, dehydration, ringworm and dengue fever
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10470273
Cataloging source
AU@
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  • 1972-
  • 1972-
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Marquis, Sarah
Dewey number
910.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Marquis, Sarah
  • Desert survival
  • Travel
  • Women travelers
  • Wilderness survival
  • Hiking
  • Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China)
  • Mongolia
  • China
  • Sibera (Russia)
  • Laos
  • Thailand
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
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from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot
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Wild by nature : from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot, Sarah Marquis
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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  • still image
  • text
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  • sti
  • txt
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  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1: Preparation -- Chapter 2: Mongolia, my beginning -- Chapter 3: Central Mongolia -- Chapter 4: Gobi Desert -- Chapter 5: Gobi Desert - second attempt -- Chapter 6: China -- Chapter 7: Gobi Desert - third attempt -- Chapter 8: Siberia -- Chapter 9: Laos -- Chapter 10: Thailand -- Chapter 11: Northern Australia -- Chapter 12: Southern Australia
Control code
000056563224
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781760290740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)930630214
Label
Wild by nature : from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot, Sarah Marquis
Publication
Note
Record machine-generated from publisher information
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1: Preparation -- Chapter 2: Mongolia, my beginning -- Chapter 3: Central Mongolia -- Chapter 4: Gobi Desert -- Chapter 5: Gobi Desert - second attempt -- Chapter 6: China -- Chapter 7: Gobi Desert - third attempt -- Chapter 8: Siberia -- Chapter 9: Laos -- Chapter 10: Thailand -- Chapter 11: Northern Australia -- Chapter 12: Southern Australia
Control code
000056563224
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781760290740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)930630214

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