Cycling Home from Siberia

30,000 miles, 3 years, 1 bicycle
Product Number: EB00572282
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781451607871
Publisher: Howard Books
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Description

" It is late October, and the temperature is already -40 degrees...?y thoughts are filled with frozen rivers that may or may not hold my weight; empty, forgotten valleys haunted by emaciated ghosts; and packs of ravenous, merciless wolves." Having left his job as a high-school geography teacher, Rob Lilwall arrived in Siberia equipped only with a bike and a healthy dose of fear. Cycling Home from Siberia recounts his epic three-and-a-half-year, 30,000-mile journey back to England via the foreboding jungles of Papua New Guinea, an Australian cyclone, and Afghanistan's war-torn Hindu Kush. A gripping story of endurance and adventure, this is also a spiritual journey, providing poignant insight into life on the road in some of the world's toughest corners.

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Author(s): Rob Lilwall
Original Publish Date: Apr 05, 2011

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