Title Missions Berliet Ténéré Tchad 9 Nov. 1959 - 7 Janv. 1960, 23 Oct. 1960 - 9 Déc 1960
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition good
Publisher Paris Arts et Métiers Graphiques 1962
Seller ID 9930
Quarto (27 cm), pp. 376. Paperback in paper wrapper. Four color plates and maps tipped in throughout, including two foldout maps. Illustrated with many b/w photos of rock art, projectile points and other artifacts. Front cover is loose at hinge, paper wraps are well-worn with numerous chips and tears. Documenting two French scientific expeditions in the Sahara desert sponsored by the truck company Berliet in order to demonstrate the ruggedness of their vehicles. Experts in biology, archaeology, geology and ethnography all contributed chapters. Dust jacket present.