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Wanderings in South America By Charles Waterton
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Charles Waterton (3 June 1782 – 27 May 1865) was an English... More > naturalist and explorer. He is best known as a pioneering conservationist.Waterton was of a Roman Catholic landed gentry family descended from Reiner de Waterton. His ancestry is alleged to include eight saints: Vladimir the Great, Saint Anna of Russia, the Holy Martyrs Boris and Gleb, Saint Stephen of Hungary, Saint Margaret of Scotland and Saint Mathilde together with Saint Thomas More, Humbert III of Savoy and several European royal families.He was a descendant of Ailric, King's Thane to Edward the Confessor, who held Cawthorne and much of South Yorkshire before the Norman Conquest. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Waterton< Less