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Alumni Travel Reading 2018-2019: Amazon River

Natural History


Floating Village in Iquitos, Peru. Courtesy of

The Amazon River Expedition

Central Amazon River. Courtesy of


Selected and Annotated By: 

Melanie Cedrone
Collections and Information Services
Environmental Science Bibliographer

Updated and edited by:

Emily Benenhaley
Administrative Assistant

For more information about the Penn excursion, please visit the Penn Alumni Travel Website.

More Natural History


Sunset on the Amazon. Courtesy of

Peruvian Culture

An Amazon Andes Tour  by Margaret Booth, 1910. Available through Scroll through to view images.

Informational Websites


Above the Amazon Rainforest. Couresty of International Center for Tropical Agriculture.