It was never going to be a stroll in the woods, but Yossi Ghinsberg claims There are some moments in Jungle, which opens the Melbourne. ‘Jungle’ tells the harrowing tale of survival in the Amazon by Israeli adventurer Yossi Ghinsberg. Once again, Yossi Ghinsberg was staring into the face of death during 20 days lost alone in the Amazon jungle, a nightmare being told in a new.

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Him portraying such noble characteristics, made him precaution advising the others on the danger of the expedition. However, it was difficult to like the book because I so disliked Yossi — who created a good portion of his own troubles and fell in with someone who was very obviously at best a con man.

Karl gutted it right there on the spot to make it lighter. Same author, so I am assuming it’s the same book hopefully better edited than the.

No trivia or quizzes yet. English Choose a language for shopping. This is an account of actual events, narrated ykssi Yossi Ghinsberg, making them a personal account of his survival during the two weeks he was lost in the Amazon rainforest. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. They mistrea I read the book “Lost in the Jungle”, though when I search for that in goodreads this is what comes up. But at some point the men become separated and that’s when the book took a turn for ghinsbeg and I started enjoying it.

And so just about all that could go wrong goes wrong The history’s they encountered seemed predictable. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Yossi Ghinsberg is a multifaceted, cosmopolitan figure. I normally love books like this, but Ghinsberg and his buddies were imperialistic idiots.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Ghinsberg also studied the Kabbalah traditions in authentic environments and continues to study religions of the past and the present, including the Ancients, the Classics, Eastern, Contemporary, and the Shamanic Path.

And this guide was a criminal wanted by the police of many South American countries, by the Swedish police and by Interpol. I picked up the book again, saw that I wasn’t half way through and thought, “This will take me another two weeks to read. ghinssberg

Jungle: A Harrowing True Story of Survival by Yossi Ghinsberg

Yossi Ghinsberg’s “Lost in the Jungle: Archived from the original on December 24, Yossi, on the other hand, came back to Bolivia and tried to do something beneficial for the people he encountered.

Kevin had an incredible amount of luck in being found by locals shortly after getting separated from Yossi. If you vhinsberg put your head down and power through the poorly written and developed, and at times disturbing, first half of the book, the second half is a pretty crazy ride. For the first two thirds of this book I concluded that ‘ Lost in the Jungle ‘ was not up to the same standard, however I was gripped by the last third of the book and he certainly has an extraordinary bhinsberg to tell.

The story reads more like the diary of a junior high school girl than the survival story of a grown man.

Jungle: A Harrowing True Story of Survival

View all 9 comments. I have no idea how Yossi Ghinsberg survived this trip, or how he remained hopeful most of the time that he’d be rescued.

Ghinsberg is a co-founder and currently the CEO at Blinq. The jungel continued to be unlikeable and make very questionable decisions, but manages to do a decent job of bringing the reader into the madness and unthinkable ghinsbergg one endures being lost alone in the jungle, starving and suffering from numerous maladies.


It really details a harrowing story of survival.

He said the title of the book in Spanish was ” Regresso del rio Tuichi. They walked so much in water that their boots fell apart 3.

InGhinsberg returned to Israel and established Collecteco, a design label for interior and landscape designs displaying a gallery of furniture made from recycled materials. Adventurers and people who want to see the world, after-army-Israelis. Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World. The kungle story a jungle trek gone bad is slow to get started, and the character interactions are not very believable, despite this being nonfiction.

Marcus convinces him yoasi instead of heading to Machu Picchu he should go to Boliva, with Marcus, instead. When Yossi is alone and starving, it’s understandable that he needs any food he can get.

Diario Pagina Siete in Spanish.

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I’m not a religious person, but if it’d been me in his position, I would have believed that God was making me pay for some past mistakes and I’d have no hope left.

I like stories based on real life events, from three reasons: I sat on the raft, craning my neck, trying desperately to catch a glimpse of him. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Especially when the “cost” goes from free to a few hundred dollars.

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