Island of Dreams: A Personal History of a Remarkable Place [Audiobook] download free by Dan Boothby

Island of Dreams: A Personal History of a Remarkable Place Audiobook download free by Dan Boothby
  • Listen audiobook: Island of Dreams: A Personal History of a Remarkable Place
  • Author: Dan Boothby
  • Release date: 2017/3/31
  • Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9781509800773
  • Rating: 9.31 of 10
  • Votes: 728
  • Review by: Erick Barrett
  • Review rating: 9.93 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/11
  • Duration: 4H1M52S in 256 kbps (64 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-31
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WMA Lossless, MPEG4, WAV, FLAC, WMA, MPEG-4 ALS, TTA, MP3 (compression GZ, TAR.BZ2, RAR, ZIP)
  • Total pages original book: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 38 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 28M15S (7.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Dan Boothby had been drifting for more than twenty years, without the pontoons of family, friends or a steady occupation. He was looking for but never finding the perfect place to land. Finally, unexpectedly, an opportunity presented itself. After a lifelong obsession with Gavin Maxwell's Ring of Bright Water trilogy, Boothby was given the chance to move to Maxwell's former home, a tiny island on the western seaboard of the Highlands of Scotland.Island of Dreams is about Boothby's time living there, and about the natural and human history that surrounded him; it's about the people he meets and the stories they tell, and about his engagement with this remote landscape, including the otters that inhabit it. Interspersed with Boothby's own story is a quest to better understand the mysterious Gavin Maxwell.Beautifully written and frequently leavened with a dry wit, Island of Dreams is a charming celebration of the particularities of place.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Memoirs, Travel Writing, Biography: General, Natural History Books, Guidebooks
  • Download servers: 4Shared, Microsoft OneDrive, BitShare, Torrent, Google Drive, Mediafire, HowFile.com, Casebox. Compressed in GZ, TAR.BZ2, RAR, ZIP
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 9.87 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x197x20mm
  • Weight: 235g
  • Printed by: PICADOR
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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