Riding High

The Stories that Jupiter's Travels Didn't Tell

Book Description

About Simon, Ted

Born 1931 and raised in London, Ted Simon emerged from World War II with a desperate urge to travel. Simon has worked as a newspaper and magazine editor and foreign correspondent, personally restored a 13th century French ruin, pioneered organic agriculture in California, and wrote an authoritative book on water politics. He repeated the "Jupiter" journey at age 72. He resides in Round Valley, California, north of San Francisco.