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MEN, RIVERS & CANOES is more than just about the Dusi and canoeing. Ian Player’s vivid story-telling takes us deep into the human spirit, into wild nature and South Africa’s rich history. Sections of this book recount the first expeditions down the untamed Umkomaas and Pongola rivers.
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70 rows The Dusi Canoe Marathon was started by Ian Player in the early s and this book tells Location: Pietermaritzburg/Durban, South Africa. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.
Men, rivers and canoes by Ian Player; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Canoe racing, Marathon, Canoes and canoeing, Marathon Canoe racing; Places: KwaZulu-Natal, Natal, South Africa; People: Ian Player.
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