Fully revised and expanded 2nd edition Looking beyond the romance of shimmering oases and magical dunes, this is the 2nd edition of Chris Scott's comprehensive handbook to understanding and exploring the world's most fascinating and mysterious wilderness.
Over 70 GPS routes and detailed itineraries - 25,OOO km in nine countries
Whether you're planning a week's excursion in Morocco or a two-month trans-Saharan expedition this guide offers all the advice, background information and inspiration to complete your journey safely.
All you need to plan
the adventure of a lifetime
. Transport - review of the choices available for travel by 4WD, motorcycle and bicycle plus extended section on travel by camel
. Documentation - what you need and where to get it
. Preparing your vehicle (without spending a fortune) and improvising repairs in the Sahara . Trans-Mediterranean ferries
. Desert driving and riding techniques . Navigation and survival - what to do when things go wrong
. Plus: 300 B&W and 30 colour photos.
Format: 14,5 cm x 22 cm