Day 391 January 26, 2010

In 5th line on January 26, 2010 at 8:23 am

“A week earlier, aboard the Vandyck, Roosevelt had written to the minister gently reminding him that Don Domicio de Gama had volunteered the Brazilian government’s help in transporting the expeditions unwieldy boats and five tones of baggage overland to the Paraguay River to where they planned to begin their descent of the Tapajos.”~~The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt’s Darkest Journey by Candice Millard

Teddy and his group of followers go on a life-threatening expedition.


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