Books by Wade Davis

  •  River Notes
    River Notes Wade Davis

    Jazz on the river

    River Notes

    A Natural and Human History of the Colorado

    Wade Davis

    Plugged by no fewer than twenty-five dams, the Colorado is the world’s most regulated river drainage. The Colorado River provides most of the water supply of Las Vegas, Tucson, and San Diego, and ...

  •  Shadows in the Sun

    Jazz on the river

    Shadows in the Sun

    Travels to Landscapes of Spirit and Desire

    Wade Davis

    Wade Davis has been called "a rare combination of scientist, scholar, poet and passionate defender of all of life's diversity." In Shadows in the Sun, he brings all of those gifts to bear on a ...

About the Author

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Wade Davis is Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society. An ethnographer, photographer, filmmaker, and writer, he is author of the international bestsellers Into the Silence, Light at the Edge of the World, One River, The Serpent and the Rainbow, Shadows in the Sun, and other books. His articles have appeared in Outside, Condé Nast Traveler, National Geographic, Scientific American, and many other publications.