The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs. A New History of a Lost World

Accedi da qui per inserire le tue 10 righe

Per inserire le tue 10 righe registrati oppure effettua il login
Richiedi una nuova password

immagine copertina
10 righe da pagina 43:

A FEW HOURS BEFORE LIGHT broke on a cold November morning in 2014, I got out of a taxi and pushed my way into Beijing’s central railway station. I clutched my ticket as I fought through a swarm of thousands of early-morning commuters, my nerves starting to jangle as the departure time for my train ticked ever closer. I had no idea where to go. Alone, with only a few words of Chinese in my vocabulary, all I could do was try to match the pictographic characters on my ticket to the symbols on the platforms. Tunnel vision set in, and I barreled up and down the escalators, past the newsstands and noodle joints, like a predator on the hunt. My suitcase—weighed down with cameras, a tripod, and other scientific gear—bounced along behind me, rolling over feet and smacking into shins. Angry shouts seemed to come at me from all directions ...

inviato il 12/12/2018
Nei segnalibri di:

Commenti

© 10righedailibri 2015

partner tecnologico

 

Privacy Policy