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The boy-man : the life of Lord Baden-Powell

Author: Tim Jeal
Publisher: New York : Morrow, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A study of Baden-Powell's many roles and personalities: actor, artist, spy, hoaxer, female impersonator, author, sportsman, regimental commander, and founder of the Boy Scouts.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jeal, Tim.
Boy-man.
New York : Morrow, ©1990
(OCoLC)645844120
Named Person: Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell Baden-Powell of Gilwell, Baron; Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell Baden-Powell of Gilwell, Baron; Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell Baden-Powell of Gilwell; Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell Baden-Powell of Gilwell, Baron
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Jeal
ISBN: 0688048994 9780688048990
OCLC Number: 20594220
Notes: Originally published: Baden-Powell. London : Hutchinson, 1989.
Illustrated lining pages.
Description: xxi, 670 pages, 28 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: That wonderful woman --
Servant of the Raj --
Men's man --
In the balance --
The coming man --
Hero --
General --
Here comes the hero --
The boy man takes his bow --
Scouting for boys --
Unexpected marriage --
'The biggest event in our national history' --
Family man --
What to do with the girls --
Wider still and wider --
Spirit versus the form --
Storms and sunshine --
Under Mount Kenya.
Other Titles: Baden-Powell
Responsibility: Tim Jeal.

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A study of Baden-Powell's many roles and personalities: actor, artist, spy, hoaxer, female impersonator, author, sportsman, regimental commander, and founder of the Boy Scouts.

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