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Lawrence Millman

Lawrence Millman is an adventure travel writer and mycologist from Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is the author of eleven books, including Our Like Will Not Be There AgainNorthern LatitudesLast PlacesAn Evening Among HeadhuntersA Kayak Full of GhostsLost in the Arctic, and Fascinating Fungi of New England. His work has also appeared in SmithsonianNational Geographic Adventure, the Atlantic MonthlySports Illustrated, and Islands. He has won numerous awards, including a Northern Lights Award, a Lowell Thomas Award, an award for the best article on Canada in a U.K. publication (1996), and a Pacific- Asia Gold Travel Award; he has been anthologized in the Best American Travel Writing (Houghton Mifflin) three years in a row.

Millman holds a Ph.D. in Literature from Rutgers University. A fellow of the prestigious Explorers Club, he has made over 30 trips to the Arctic and Subarctic. He has discovered a previously unknown lake in Borneo, and there is a mountain named after him outside Tasiilaq in eastern Greenland.