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The blessings of a good thick skirt : women travellers and their world

Author: Mary Russell
Publisher: London : Collins, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Some of the most remarkable journeys ever undertaken have been made by women. In The Blessings of a Good Thick Skirt Mary Russell provides a fascinating, highly entertaining account of the most intrepid and adventurous exploits recorded by women and investigates what made them abandon the comfort and safety of home for the risks and dangers of the unknown"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Russell, Mary.
Blessings of a good thick skirt.
London : Collins, 1986
(OCoLC)570956107
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Russell
ISBN: 0002174146 9780002174145
OCLC Number: 13218163
Description: 239 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits
Responsibility: Mary Russell.

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Some of the most remarkable journeys ever made have been made by women. This book explains what it is that makes women abandon the comfort of home for the risks and dangers of the unknown.  Read more...

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