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The Meinertzhagen mystery : the life and legend of a colossal fraud

The Meinertzhagen mystery : the life and legend of a colossal fraud

Author: Brian Garfield
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
The astonishingly influential life of an extraordinary liar.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Electronic books
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Garfield, Brian, 1939-
Meinertzhagen mystery.
Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2007
(DLC) 2006024131
Named Person: Richard Meinertzhagen; Richard Meinertzhagen; Richard Meinertzhagen; Richard Meinertzhagen; Richard Meinertzhagen
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Garfield
ISBN: 9781597974479 1597974471 1597970417 9781597970419
OCLC Number: 779178876
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 353 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Chapter 2 Haversack 14 --
Chapter 3 Nandi 38 --
Chapter 4 Syce 69 --
Chapter 5 Tanga 81 --
Chapter 6 Nairobi 102 --
Chapter 7 Zion 120 --
Chapter 8 Adrift 134 --
Chapter 9 Family 159 --
Chapter 10 Espionage 174 --
Chapter 11 Birds 193 --
Chapter 12 Warfare 211 --
Chapter 13 Kensington 226.
Responsibility: Brian Garfield.
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Tall, handsome, charming Col. Richard Meinertzhagen (1878-1967) was an acclaimed British war hero, a secret agent, and a dean of international ornithology. His exploits inspired three biographies,  Read more...


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"Shredding his way through both Meinertzhagen's four-million-word diary and the layers of sensational anecdote that grew up around him, Mr. Garfield exposes countless self-flattering inflations, from Read more...

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