The indispensable guide for the intrepid adventurer -- a book some governments don't want you to read. Pelton, a professional adventurer, and Aral, an international war correspondent, have created the only travel guide to danger and adventure. Everything you need to know about the world's hot spots -- Bosnia-Herzegovina, Liberia, Rwanda, Peru -- is right here, from the inoculations required and dangerous holidays to pencil onto your calendar to the addresses of intelligence organizations and political activist groups. If you're raring to go where angels fear to tread, this book could save your life.
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"A primer on how to get in an out of potentially lethal places." -- --U.S. News & World Report
"One of the oddest and most fascinating travel books to appear in a long time." -- --New York Times
"Survival tips you just don't get anywhere else!" -- --Outside magazine
"The controversial adventurers' guidebook to the world's hot spots." -- --Today Show