“There is something for everyone in this amazing tale by an extraordinary man.”
“This is a solitary tale of courage and perseverance, punctuated by many encounters with other tenacious naturalists and numerous hospitable citizens. Dr. Landau intersperses his tale with historical reference, geographical, geological, and engineering...
“An Inspirational tale of grit and determination in the face of adventures both alarming and amusing.”
“Landau had great adventures that he captured in his book with warmth and humility. His determination, keen observation of the rivers and the surrounding environment, and care for the people he met shine through.”
“This is both an entertaining and inspiring tale, reminding each of us that with grit, determination, and a spirit of adventure, there may still be limits imposed by age and circumstances, but those limits are far beyond what we may have imagined.”