An unusual book, welcomed by the specialist With Beautiful, Uniquemaps And Evocative Photography, Atlas Of Untamed Places Is An Intrepid Voyage To Natures Wildest Places In A World That Has Increasingly Become Tamed By Human Activity, The True Wild Holds A Growing Mysticism Rugged Landscapes With Unspoilt Scenery Invoke Romantic Visions Of Paradise, But There Are Also Intense And Powerful Wildernesses That Produce Fear And Awe Alike And Unexplored Zones Where Feral Wildlife Roams In The Shadows Chris Fitch Takes You On A Journey Through The Worlds Most Wild Places, Visiting Immensely Diverse Floral Kingdoms, Remote Jungles Abundant With Exotic Birds, And Both Freezing Cold And Scorching Hot Inhospitable Environments From These Natural Havens We Travel To The Extreme And The Incredible Lightning Inducing Lakes, Acidic Mud Baths, And Man Eating Tiger Kingdoms We Encounter Places Being Reclaimed By Nature, Such As Chernobyl, That After Being Left Abandoned For Years Are Returning To A Natural Wilderness, Free From Human Intervention Not Forgetting Those Most Bizarre Of Destinations, Such As The Tidal Surges Of The Qiantang River, The Bridge To Modo Island That Emerges From The Sea, And The Strange Magnetic Pull Of Jabuka Rock Also In The Unexpected Atlas Series Atlas Of Improbable Places, Atlas Of The Unexpected, Atlas Of Vanishing Places Excellent book with very interesting content and good quality finish Would highly reccomend to anyone with an interest in travelling or cartography or as a Christmas gift for anyone with a bad case of wanderlust. Very good condition. Very good The answer to anyone who thinks that all the interesting places are already well known A wonderful book to dip into as it inspires you to dash off and visit these fascinating locations It is well written with clear maps and photographs. I bought this book as a gift for my father, who likes looking at maps and travelling It s split into chapters for each place so it s easy to dip into and full of interesting information, maps and photographs. Chris Fitch s book is superb It is beautiful and fascinating I bought it as I was looking for a really unusual present to give a friend for a big birthday He is very well read and travelled but found this book stunning I have a big birthday coming up and would love to receive a copy of this remarkable book.