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No such thing as failure

Author: David Hempleman-Adams
Publisher: London Constable, 2014. ©2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why risk frostbite pulling a sledge to the North Pole? Why experience the Death Zone on Everest? Why fly in the tiny basket of a precarious balloon across the Atlantic? Is it simply the case that he likes to push himself to the limits, or is there something more to it? This book deals with these questions.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: David Hempleman-Adams; David Hempleman-Adams
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Hempleman-Adams
ISBN: 9781472113030 1472113039
OCLC Number: 892702453
Notes: "The extraordinary life of a great British adventurer"--Cover..
Description: xii, 424 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : colour illustrations ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: David Hempleman-Adams.

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`I admire David hugely. He is a true adventurer and this book shows the breadth and depth of his achievements. No Such Thing As Failure is an astonishing book, depicting an awe-inspiring life.' Sir  Read more...

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Gripping and inspiring - like the man himself! -- Bear Grylls I admire David hugely. He is a true adventurer and this book shows the breadth and depth of his achievements. NO SUCH THING AS FAILURE is Read more...

 
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