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Circling The Midnight Sun

Authors: Raffan, James
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
BISAC/Subject: SPO000000
ISBN: 9781443405867, Related ISBNs: 1443405868, 9781443405843, 9781443405867
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 472,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

From seasoned traveller and bestselling author James Raffan comes a book that will transform the way we think about northerners and the north

Over the course of three years, James Raffan circumnavigated the globe at 66.6 degrees latitude: the Arctic Circle. Armed with his passion for the north, his interest in diverse cultures and his unquenchable sense of adventure, he set out to put a human face on climate change. What he discovered was by turns shocking, frustrating, entertaining and enlightening. In Circling the Midnight Sun, Raffan presents a warm-hearted, engaging portrait of the circumpolar world, but also a deeply affecting story of societies and landscapes in the throes of enormous change. Compelling and utterly original, this is both an adventure story and a book that will change your view of the north forever.

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