British Broadcasting Corporation, 1984, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographic
208 pages, The Contributors, Introduction by Roger Laughton, Executive Producer and index. The text is illustrated with both numerous coloured and black-and-white photographs and maps. Blue coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Photographic dust wrapper, showing a paddle steamer on the Sao Francisco, and on the back a sailor at the wheel of a paddle steamer on the Congo. Yellow and black writing on the front panel and yellow and white on the spine. A book that ties in with the BBC television programme called " River Journeys ". Each participant travelled the length of a major River in the world. Michael Wood explored the Congo, Christina Dodwell travelled The Sepik and The Waghi rivers, William Shawcross meandered up The Mekong, Germaine Greer traversed The Sao Francisco, The Nile River was Brian Thompsons' duty and finally The Murray River was designated to Russell Braddon. Light bumping to the head and heel of the back strip. Some creasing and rubbing to the top and bottom dust wrapper edges. Rubbing has also occurred to the panels of the dust wrapper. Egan This is the first UK edition. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; TV Tie-in; ISBN: 0563202041. ISBN/EAN: 9780563202042. Inventory No: 0104973.