BROUGHTON COBURN, author or editor of seven books, including two national bestsellers, has worked in environmental conservation and development projects in the Himalaya for more than two of the past three decades. In addition he has directed projects for the World Bank, World Wildlife Fund, and American Himalayan Foundation.
Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Anchor On Sale: March 1, 1996 Price: $14.95
"A lovely, memorable tale."--San Francisco Examiner. A vivid chronicle of what became a 25-state, coast-to-coast adventure, Aama in America gives an alternately rollicking and profound account of an 84-year-old Himalayan woman's first journey across America--and of the insights she offered her America companions into their country and themselves.
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