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The well at the world's end : the true story of one man's search for the secret to eternal youth

Author: A J Mackinnon
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When A.J. Mackinnon quits his job in Australia, he knows only that he longs to travel to the well at the world's end, a mysterious pool on a remote Scottish island whose waters, legend has it, hold the secret to eternal youth. Determined not to fly--he claims it would feel as though he were cheating--he sets out with a backpack, some fireworks, and a map of the world and trusts that chance will take care of the rest.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Named Person: A J Mackinnon; A J Mackinnon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A J Mackinnon
ISBN: 9781616083663 1616083662
OCLC Number: 711051851
Description: xiv, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: A.J. Mackinnon.
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When A.J. Mackinnon quits his job in Australia, he knows only that he longs to travel to the well at the world's end, a mysterious pool on a remote Scottish island whose waters, legend has it, hold the secret to eternal youth. Determined not to fly--he claims it would feel as though he were cheating--he sets out with a backpack, some fireworks, and a map of the world and trusts that chance will take care of the rest.

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