The Snow Geese Travel Book

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What inspired William Fiennes to follow the migratory path of real-life snow geese?

What did the book-catcher do with the book?

What was the book written by William Fiennes about?

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  • The Snow Geese is a travel book written by William Fiennes about his journey to follow the migratory path of real-life snow geese.
  • Fiennes was struck by a curious and psychologically debilitating illness and was forced to spend time in a hospital bed dreaming of the comforts and protection of his family home.
  • He became inspired by Paul Gallico's novel The Snow Goose and resolved to follow the migratory path of real-life snow geese.
  • The book was released to the wild and, with any luck, was rescued by the book-catcher.
  • The book-catcher was then invited to update the travels of the book and to read and exchange their impressions of it.

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Test your knowledge about The Snow Geese travel book written by William Fiennes, which follows the migratory path of real-life snow geese and explores themes of illness, inspiration, and adventure.

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