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    Travel Writers (British Library Sound Archive) (CD-Audio) Read by Freya Stark, Read by Laurens van der Post, Read by Wilfred Thesiger, Read by et al.

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    DescriptionThis 2 CD set features some of best-known literary adventurers and explorers of the 20th century in their own words. The recordings are a mixture of radio broadcasts and live talks and readings. None has been commercially published before. Speakers include Peter Fleming, Rosita Forbes, Laurie Lee, Ella Maillart, Jan Morris, Eric Newby, Sacheverell Sitwell, Freya Stark, Wilfred Thesiger and Laurens van der Post. In one of the earliest recordings included here, made in 1943, Leonard Hussey recalls Shackleton's Antarctic expedition of 1914 - 17. In the most recent, from 1973, Geoffrey Moorhouse speaks about his near-fatal attempt to cross the Sahara, west to east, by camel.


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    Title
    Travel Writers
    Authors and contributors
    Read by Freya Stark, Read by Laurens van der Post, Read by Wilfred Thesiger, Read by et al.
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 122 mm
    Height: 144 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 141 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780712351096
    ISBN 10: 0712351094
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: TRV
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.5
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJ
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    BIC subject category V2: WTL
    DC22: 910.4
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 800
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/20CNTY
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    B&T Approval Code: A19240000
    Abridged Dewey: 910
    LC classification: G
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    BISAC V2.8: TRV010000
    B&T Approval Code: A19242000
    Ingram Subject Code: JT
    Libri: I-JT
    BIC subject category V2: 3JJ
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 53690
    DC23: 910.4
    Publisher
    The British Library Publishing Division
    Imprint name
    The British Library Publishing Division
    Publication date
    31 August 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Table of contents
    Leonard Hussey Eric Newby Rosita Forbes Jan Morris Freya Stark Geoffrey Moorhouse Sacheverell Sitwell Ella Maillart Laurens van der Post Peter Fleming Wilfred Thesiger Laurie Lee