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A Talent for Adventure

£22.99

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SPA/Croft., Hanley Swan., 1991. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 286pp, photos, maps, cartons. Autobiogrqphy of Colonel Andrew Croft, DSO, OBE, explorer, soldier, pioneer, medal winner, world record holder. I

The book is his own account of a life filled with adventure, in 1933 he joined the team for the Trans-Greenland Expedition. The expedition was to gain him an entry into the Guinness Book of Records for the longest self-supporting dog sledge journey. He subsequently took part in expeditions to North East Land, Swedish Lapland and the Canadian Arctic. His military career was equally remarkable, serving in the Russo-Finnish War and in Norway, leading covert operations from Corsica to Italy and France and working with French Resistance groups behind enemy lines.

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Author(s):
Croft Andrew
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1854211390
ISBN-13:
9781854211392
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Self Publishing Association

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SPA/Croft., Hanley Swan., 1991. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 286pp, photos, maps, cartons. Autobiogrqphy of Colonel Andrew Croft, DSO, OBE, explorer, soldier, pioneer, medal winner, world record holder. I

The book is his own account of a life filled with adventure, in 1933 he joined the team for the Trans-Greenland Expedition. The expedition was to gain him an entry into the Guinness Book of Records for the longest self-supporting dog sledge journey. He subsequently took part in expeditions to North East Land, Swedish Lapland and the Canadian Arctic. His military career was equally remarkable, serving in the Russo-Finnish War and in Norway, leading covert operations from Corsica to Italy and France and working with French Resistance groups behind enemy lines.

Author(s):
Croft Andrew
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1854211390
ISBN-13:
9781854211392
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Self Publishing Association

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