Books by Vic Banks

THE PANTANAL by Vic Banks
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 18, 1991

"Another so-so addition, then, to a familiar story that still needs telling."
For readers distressed by the destruction of Brazil's rain forest and inclined to further armchair exploration of that country's threatened ecosystems, Banks's first-person travelogue offers a standard blend of background on the 400,000-square- kilometer Pantanal wilderness in southern Brazil, journal-like narration of his progress through the region, observation of its abundant but endangered wildlife, and eco-alert on current environmental abuses. Read full book review >