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Wilfred Thesiger : the life of the great explorer

Author: Alexander Maitland
Publisher: London : Harper Perennial, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wilfred Thesiger, the last of the great gentlemen explorer-adventurers, became a legend in his own lifetime. This authorised biography by a longstanding friend and associate delves into his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Maitland, Alexander.
Wilfred Thesiger
(OCoLC)74521745
Named Person: Wilfred Thesiger; Wilfred Thesiger
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Maitland
ISBN: 9780007368747 0007368747 9781590209950 1590209958
OCLC Number: 891790066
Notes: Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2004.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 528 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Responsibility: Alexander Maitland.

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