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At the mercy of the winds

Author: David Hempleman-Adams; Clive Mantle
Publisher: Bath, England : Chivers Audio Books, 2003.
Series: Chivers audio books.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : English
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On 28 May 200, explorer David Hempleman-Adams took off from Norway, in an attempt to become the first man ever to have reached the North Pole by balloon. He had chosen to fly in a fragile wicker basket in order to pay homage to three Swedes who, in 1897, has also taken off for the Pole in a gas balloon, but had perished on the ice cap ...
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Genre/Form: Talking books
Named Person: David Hempleman-Adams; David Hempleman-Adams
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Hempleman-Adams; Clive Mantle
ISBN: 0754009432 9780754009436
OCLC Number: 156088662
Notes: Chivers Audio Books: CAB 2365.
Complete & unabridged.
Performer(s): Narrator : Clive Mantle.
Description: 8 audiocassettes (10 hr., 39 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, 2 track, Dolby processed, mono, stereo ; in 1 container.
Series Title: Chivers audio books.
Responsibility: David Hempleman-Adams ; read by Clive Mantle.

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On 28 May 200, explorer David Hempleman-Adams took off from Norway, in an attempt to become the first man ever to have reached the North Pole by balloon. He had chosen to fly in a fragile wicker basket in order to pay homage to three Swedes who, in 1897, has also taken off for the Pole in a gas balloon, but had perished on the ice cap ...

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