Tales of Real Adventure

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Usborne, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 192 pages
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Combining carefully researched information with detailed illustrations and documentary photographs, this is a fascinating book about the ingenuity, audacity and courage men and women have shown in the face of danger.

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Survival essentials
Squalus lies half flooded on the ocean floor deeper than any submarine ever rescued before
Can irascible Captain Bligh survive mutiny hostile islanders and 41 days in an open boat?

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About the author (1996)

A former senior editor with Usborne Publishing, Paul Dowswell is now a full-time author. He has written over sixty books, including "Auslander", shortlisted for the Red House Children's Book Award and the Booktrust Teenage Prize. Paul lives in Wolverhampton with his family.http: //www.pauldowswell.co.uk/

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