Jaguars Ripped My Flesh

Jaguars Ripped My Flesh

By Tim Cahill

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679770794, 320pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 1996


The author of A Wolverine Is Eating My Leg and Pecked to Death by Ducks gives new meaning to the words "going to extremes" in this exhilarating--and frequently hilarious--collection of adventure travel writing. "Cahill . . . (writes) with the precision ofJohn McPhee and Joan Didion tempered by a Monty Pythonesque sense of the absurd."--San Diego Union-Tribune.

About the Author
Tim Cahill is the author of four previous collections of travel writing, all published by Fourth Estate: Jaguars Ripped My Flesh, A Wolverine is Eating My Leg, Road Fever and Pecked to Death by Ducks. He also wrote a gripping study of serial killer John Wayne Gacey: Buried Dreams.