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Carl Hoffman

3.63 of 5 Votes: 3
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Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art (2014)
3.6 of 5 Votes: 5
review 1: Fascinating, well researched, page turner of a non fiction work investigating Michael Rockerfellerʻs disappearance in Papua New Guinea. A notch up from Lunatic Express, the previous title from Hoffman, but he is still putting himself through physical rigours to get the book. Grea...
The Lunatic Express: Discovering the World... via Its Most Dangerous Buses, Boats, Trains, and Planes (2010)
3.67 of 5 Votes: 2
review 1: Some parts of this book made me feel uncomfortable at the thought of making such journeys myself. Then again, some of my past conveyances have felt like they could have been the last. On that basis, I could remotely relate to the author's experiences -- although I didn't make tho...
Frauen & Kinder zuerst!: Die gefährlichsten Reisen der Welt (2014)
3.68 of 5 Votes: 4
review 1: This book started strong, and then proceeded to spiral downward into the least-appreciated travel non-fiction book on my shelf. It's a far cry from insightful, and meanders into American stereotype-ridden schlock. Hoffman really does himself in (in my eyes) when he dismisses Russ...
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