(born April 10, 1941) is an American travel writer and novelist, whose best known work of travel writing is perhaps The Great Railway Bazaar (1975). He has published numerous works of fiction, some of which were made into feature films. He was awarded the 1981 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for his novel The Mosquito Coast.
One of my favorite movies. Watch it if you can. The Mosquito Coast is a 1986 American film directed by Peter Weir , based on the novel by PaulTheroux . The film stars Harrison... - 11.12.2011, LiveLeak