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Arabia Felix

The Danish Expedition of 1761-1767

by Thorkild Hansen

Paperback, 381 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $17.95 |

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Arabia Felix
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The Danish Expedition of 1761-1767
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Thorkild Hansen

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A riveting account of a landmark expedition that left only one survivor, now back in print for the first time in decades. Arabia Felix is the spellbinding true story of a scientific expedition gone disastrously astray.