Eric Hansen lives in San Francisco, California.
In 1982, Hansen ventured into the rain forest of Borneo, walking for four months and 1500 miles, foraging for food and trade goods. ``His return jour ney was hair-raising for natives were suspicious of a lone traveler, and . . . believed that he was an evil spirit. This is first-rate adventure,'' declared PW. Photos. (Feb.)
"[A] book in the highest tradition of travel writing, encompassing grace, curiosity, and fear."--The Washington Post
"[A] gracefully written and passionate--account of a strange world made palpable, written with disarming modesty and rare sensitivity."--The New York Times Book Review "One reads it and simply marvels."--Outside