Cherry: a life of Apsley Cherry-Garrard

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Jonathan Cape, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 353 pages
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User Review  - vguy - LibraryThing

Cracking good book. I'll miss him; the old curmudgeon became quite a pal. Lovely touches include her descriptions of the weather and the state of the gardens - now how did she research that? and the ... Read full review

CHERRY: A Life of Apsley Cherry-Garrard

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A nimble and discerning biography of an aristocratic adventurer who wrote one of the finest books on polar exploration. Considering the adoration in which he is held in polar circles, it comes as a ... Read full review


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Sara Wheeler spent seven months in Antarctica in 1995 as writer in residence with the U.S. Polar Program. She is the author of Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica, an international bestseller chosen by Beryl Bainbridge as one of the best books of the year, and Travels in a Thin Country, a finalist for the Thomas Cook Award, both available from the Modern Library.

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