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A clinical psychologist explores the darker physical drama behind the exploits of 11 adventurers including Meriwether Lewis, Maurice Wilson, Jean Batten, Solomon Andre, and Aleister Crowley to show that once a line is crossed, potential glory can become derision, madness, and death. 256 pp

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ISBN:
9780898869873
Author:
Powter, Geoff
Publisher:
Mountaineers Books
Subject:
Explorers
Subject:
Mountaineers
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Biography - General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
245
Dimensions:
9.24x6.32x1.00 in. 1.16 lbs.

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