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Sir Hubert Wilkins: His World of Adventure

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Hardback with pictorial dust jacket, it has blue cloth covers with gilt titling on the spine. The volume is in good condition, although there is some foxing on the pages; however the jacket is worn, marked and torn. It contains a prologue, index and has been illustrated throughout.
Wilkins undertook the first flight over antarctica, and in command of the Submarine Nautilus made the first voyage beneath polar ice. An interesting perspective on Polar exploration. When he died in 1959, he left behind extensive notes and diaries, together with some chapters of an unfinished autobiography. This material has now been assembled and rewritten by the author with the help of Lady Wilkins into a superb first-person memoir which tells for the first time the fantastic life story of Wilkins.

Item details

Author(s):
Lowell Thomas
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1962
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
278
Publisher:
Arthur Barker Limited
Title:
Sir Hubert Wilkins: His World of Adventure

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Hardback with pictorial dust jacket, it has blue cloth covers with gilt titling on the spine. The volume is in good condition, although there is some foxing on the pages; however the jacket is worn, marked and torn. It contains a prologue, index and has been illustrated throughout.
Wilkins undertook the first flight over antarctica, and in command of the Submarine Nautilus made the first voyage beneath polar ice. An interesting perspective on Polar exploration. When he died in 1959, he left behind extensive notes and diaries, together with some chapters of an unfinished autobiography. This material has now been assembled and rewritten by the author with the help of Lady Wilkins into a superb first-person memoir which tells for the first time the fantastic life story of Wilkins.

Author(s):
Lowell Thomas
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1962
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
278
Publisher:
Arthur Barker Limited
Title:
Sir Hubert Wilkins: His World of Adventure

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