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Orchid Fever by Eric Hansen
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Mar 01, 2008

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Hansen, a free lance travel writer, is fascinated by the outrageous world of orchids and those who are obsessed by them - collectors, botanists, smugglers, the "orchid police", judges, etc. From the jungles of Borneo to the rarified atmosphere of London's Kew Gardens, his accounts are sometimes appalling and often hilarious. Very well written.

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