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There Are Other Rivers

Paperback / Kindle / Coffee Table / Mappazine. Signed by the Author. £5 + p&p

“For I have discovered that there are other rivers. And this my boys will not know for a long time nor can they be told. A great many never come to know that there are other rivers.”John Steinbeck


“He’s typically stepped out of the mould with something different”JMT Journal

Alastair Humphreys walked across India following the course of a holy river. Walking alone and spending the nights sleeping under the stars, in the homes of welcoming strangers or in small towns and villages, he experienced the dusty enchantment of ordinary, real India on the smallest of budgets.

There Are Other Rivers tells the story of the whole walk through an account of a single day as well as reflecting on the allure of difficult journeys and the eternal appeal of the open road.

There Are Other Rivers has been produced in a variety of formats suitable for all tastes and budgets.

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The book is also available on Amazon.

Read a sample of the book here.


Available Formats



There Are Other Rivers Mappazine

Imagine a full size map, with the story depicted on both sides alongside exquisite photography. Hard to explain but fabulous to explore! Preview one side of the sheet here.

More info here.

100 photographs. 9400 words. 125cm x 95cm.
£5 + p&p Signed by the author.
Large discounts for multiple copies. Delivered worldwide at no extra cost.

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Book (and Kindle)

There Are Other Rivers Book + Kindle

128 pages plus 16 pages of colour photographs. 30,000 words. 23cm x 19cm. £5 + p&p Signed by the author.

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DO NOT USE THIS FOR OVERSEAS ADDRESSES. The book will not be delivered.

Coffee Table Photography Book

There Are Other Rivers Coffee Table Photography Book

Images and text.
25x20cm. 40 pages.

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Also available on the iPad.

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