Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Green Hills of Africa - 96 edition

Green Hills of Africa (ISBN10: 0684801299; ISBN13: 9780684801292)
ISBN13: 978-0684801292
ISBN10: 0684801299

Summary: His second major venture into nonfiction (after Death in the Afternoon, 1932), Green Hills of Africa is Ernest Hemingway's lyrical journal of a month on safari in the great game country of East Africa, where he and his wife Pauline journeyed in December of 1933. Hemingway's well-known interest in -- and fascination with -- big-game hunting is magnificently captured in this evocative account of his trip. In examining the poetic grace of the chase, and the ferocity of the kill, Hemi
ngway also looks inward, seeking to explain the lure of the hunt and the primal undercurrent that comes alive on the plains of Africa. Yet Green Hills of Africa is also an impassioned portrait of the glory of the African landscape, and of the beauty of a wilderness that was, even then, being threatened by the incursions of man. Hemingway's rich description of the beauty and strangeness of the land and his passion for the sport of hunting combine to give Green Hills of Africa the freshness and immediacy of a deeply felt personal experience that is the hallmark of the greatest travel writing.
...show more
Summary: His second major venture into nonfiction (after Death in the Afternoon, 1932), Green Hills of Africa is Ernest Hemingway's lyrical journal of a month on safari in the great game country of East Africa, where he and his wife Pauline journeyed in December of 1933. Hemingway's well-known interest in -- and fascination with -- big-game hunting is magnificently captured in this evocative account of his trip. In examining the poetic grace of the chase, and the ferocity of the kill, Hemingway also looks inward, seeking to explain the lure of the hunt and the primal undercurrent that comes alive on the plains of Africa. Yet Green Hills of Africa is also an impassioned portrait of the glory of the African landscape, and of the beauty of a wilderness that was, even then, being threatened by the incursions of man. Hemingway's rich description of the beauty and strangeness of the land and his passion for the sport of hunting combine to give Green Hills of Africa the freshness and immediacy of a deeply felt personal experience that is the hallmark of the greatest travel writing. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 96
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Touchstone Books
Published: 02/28/1996
International: No



List Price: $16.00
Used $6.24
Used
Save $9.76 (61%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 17 hours and 41 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 05/29/2015
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

74 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Green Hills of Africa
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (74)  |  New (15)  |  Like New (4)  |  Very Good (9)  |  Good (41)  |  Acceptable (5)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$6.24
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$13.80
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$3.89
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Cedar-Hill
Cedar Hill, TX
Seller Rating: 4.43
1996 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$3.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Burleson
Burleson, TX
Seller Rating: 4
1996 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cd-om or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$3.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Borgasorus Books, Inc. MO
Wright City, MO
Seller Rating: 4.15
PAPERBACK Fair 0684801299 Student Edition. No apparent missing pages. Heavy wrinkling from liquid damage. Does not affect the text. Heavy wear, wrinkling, creasing, Curling or tears on the cover an ...show mored spine May be missing front or back cover. May have used stickers or residue. Good binding with NO apparent loose or torn pages. Heavy writing, highlighting and marker. ...show less
$4.15
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
AJA Bookstore
Marina Del Rey, CA
Seller Rating: 4.57
Very good The cover and about 20 pages are lightly creased. Attractive book with clean pages and a solid spine. All items guaranteed, and a portion of each sale supports social programs in Los Angel ...show morees. Ships from CA. ...show less
$4.75
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Pink Casa Antiques
Frankfort, KY
Seller Rating: 4.88
tight, uncreased spine, pages clear and tanning, shelf and edge wear, cover curl, corners bumped, ex-library copy with usual library markings and laminated cover, ships in a box, tracking on U.S. orde ...show morers ...show less
$4.79
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Bellevue
Bellevue, WA
Seller Rating: 4.75
1996 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$4.87
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Orland Park
Orland Park, IL
Seller Rating: 4.88
1996 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.19
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Lane-Avenue
Columbus, OH
Seller Rating: 4.69
1996 Paperback Good : Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ...show moreaccess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
invisibledog
Salt Lake City, UT
Seller Rating: 4.4
0684801299 Unmarked text.
$5.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - Concord
Concord, CA
Seller Rating: 4.5
1996 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
Page:   < Previous   |     1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close