Books by Rick Ridgeway

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 9, 2001

"Thrilling stuff, told with respect and humility for both people and place—and a justifiable sense of awe at the author's own accomplishment."
A young woman's quest for insight into the life of her adventurer father serves as a backdrop for this memoir from Ridgeway (The Shadow of Kilimanjaro, 1998, etc.), another man known to walk on the extreme side. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 1, 1998

"Those experiences inform an entertaining and literate memoir of backcountry adventure."
A solidly written, always interesting book of travel by a master explorer. Read full book review >