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Touching the Dragon

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Roger Horrocks has heard stories of men calling wild crocodiles out of the river and a crocodile shaman who can swim and ride on the back of a giant crocodile without being eaten.
A simple thought took photojournalist Roger Horrocks halfway around the world to Costa Rica on a mission to find Chito, a man many referred to as the “crocodile shaman.” Many years ago, Chito nursed an injured crocodile, which he calls Pocho, back to health. Since then, the two formed an unthinkable bond. Touching the Dragon examines this astonishing relationship between the earth's most ancient predator and a unique man, one that defies the boundaries of the natural world.

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