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Penguins, Potatoes & Postage Stamps: A Tristan da Cunha Chronicle - Allan B Crawford

£20.00

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What can be more isolated that a tiny volcanic island in the middle of the Southern Atlantic, three thousand miles from the nearest continent?Allan Crawford (1912-2007) became the leading authority on the South Atlantic island of Tristan da Cunha through a chance shipboard meeting. He was subsequently a founding father and first President of the Tristan da Cunha Association.

This book tells about the author's experiences on Tristan du Cuhna, about the history of the island people and their lives on the island. It is profusely illustrated with many rare and important pictures. It is a remarkable tale of devotion to this remote island, known as the loneliest island in the world, written by a foremost authority, and an important addition to the literature of the island of Tristan da Cunha.

This copy was signed by the author in 2000.



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Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Allan B Crawford
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
25.5 x 19.5 cm
Edition:
1999 Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0904614689
ISBN-13:
9780904614688
Number of pages:
166
Publisher:
Anthony Nelson
Title:
Penguins, Potatoes & Postage Stamps: A Tristan da Cunha Chronicle

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What can be more isolated that a tiny volcanic island in the middle of the Southern Atlantic, three thousand miles from the nearest continent?Allan Crawford (1912-2007) became the leading authority on the South Atlantic island of Tristan da Cunha through a chance shipboard meeting. He was subsequently a founding father and first President of the Tristan da Cunha Association.

This book tells about the author's experiences on Tristan du Cuhna, about the history of the island people and their lives on the island. It is profusely illustrated with many rare and important pictures. It is a remarkable tale of devotion to this remote island, known as the loneliest island in the world, written by a foremost authority, and an important addition to the literature of the island of Tristan da Cunha.

This copy was signed by the author in 2000.



Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Allan B Crawford
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
25.5 x 19.5 cm
Edition:
1999 Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0904614689
ISBN-13:
9780904614688
Number of pages:
166
Publisher:
Anthony Nelson
Title:
Penguins, Potatoes & Postage Stamps: A Tristan da Cunha Chronicle

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