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The Long Walk - Very old, classic edition of Slavomir Rawicz's "The Long Walk". Rare and collectible.

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Product description

Hardcover: 240 pages
Language: English
Very old, classic edition of Slavomir Rawicz's "The Long Walk". Rare and collectible.

One of the world s greatest stories of adventure, survival and escape. Slavomir Rawicz was a young Polish cavalry officer. On 9th November 1939 he was arrested by the Russians and after brutal interrogation in Moscow s infamous Lubyanka prison and a farce of a trial, he was sentenced to 25 years hard labour in the Gulags, for spying . After a three-month jounrey to Siberia in the depths of winter he escaped with six companions, realising that to stay in the camp meant almost certain death. In June 1941 they crossed the trans- Siberian railway and headed south, climbing into Tibet and, finally, freedom nine months later in March 1942 after travelling on foot for 4,000 miles through some of the harshest regions in the world, including the Gobi Desert. By the end he author weighed just five stone and three of the seven had died.

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Author(s):
Slavomir Rawicz
Condition:
Fine
Publisher:
Constable
Title:
The Long Walk

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Hardcover: 240 pages
Language: English
Very old, classic edition of Slavomir Rawicz's "The Long Walk". Rare and collectible.

One of the world s greatest stories of adventure, survival and escape. Slavomir Rawicz was a young Polish cavalry officer. On 9th November 1939 he was arrested by the Russians and after brutal interrogation in Moscow s infamous Lubyanka prison and a farce of a trial, he was sentenced to 25 years hard labour in the Gulags, for spying . After a three-month jounrey to Siberia in the depths of winter he escaped with six companions, realising that to stay in the camp meant almost certain death. In June 1941 they crossed the trans- Siberian railway and headed south, climbing into Tibet and, finally, freedom nine months later in March 1942 after travelling on foot for 4,000 miles through some of the harshest regions in the world, including the Gobi Desert. By the end he author weighed just five stone and three of the seven had died.

Author(s):
Slavomir Rawicz
Condition:
Fine
Publisher:
Constable
Title:
The Long Walk

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