Rivers of Wales
- Rivers of Wales
- Jim Perrin
- ISBN: 9781845278397
- Publication: May 2022
- Format: Hardback, 223x145 mm, 292 pages
Rivers of Wales does exactly what it says on the tin - in this book Jim Perrin introduces and revels in the nature of our rivers, writing from diverse perspectives. He looks at the geography, mythology, social history and natural history which exist as a result of the flowing waters. This is a celebration of Wales' rivers and appeals to a broad readership.
Jim Perrin is a writer, broadcaster and rock climber. As a writer he has made regular contributions to a number of newspapers and climbing magazines. As a climber he has developed many new routes, and made solo and free ascents of great difficulty. Among his books are River Map (2001) and Snowdon: The Story of a Welsh Mountain (2012), both by Gomer Press. He has appeared at many festivals and is the recipient of a number of awards e.g. Boardman Tasker Prize, Wales Tourist Board Wales in Print Award 2002, VisitAmerica Travel Writer of the Year, 2000.