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Eating dirt : adventures and yarns from New Zealand's action man

Author: Steve Gurney
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Random House, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Steve recounts some of his recent extreme adventures - in the Sahara, on Mount Cook, and in other remote parts of the world. He also talks about his experiences of the Christchurch earthquakes which have impacted on him markedly. In true Gurney fashion, this book is part riveting story and part philosophy, all told with humour and style"--Publisher information.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eating dirt
Named Person: Steve Gurney; Steve Gurney
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Gurney
ISBN: 9781869799670 1869799674
OCLC Number: 946518707
Description: 261 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: "Steve recounts some of his recent extreme adventures --
in the Sahara, on Mount Cook, and in other remote parts of the world. He also talks about his experiences of the Christchurch earthquakes which have impacted on him markedly. In true Gurney fashion, this book is part riveting story, part biography and part philosophy, all told with humour and style" --
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"Steve recounts some of his recent extreme adventures - in the Sahara, on Mount Cook, and in other remote parts of the world. He also talks about his experiences of the Christchurch earthquakes which have impacted on him markedly. In true Gurney fashion, this book is part riveting story and part philosophy, all told with humour and style"--Publisher information.

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