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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Contents

Survival essentials
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Squalus lies half flooded on the ocean floor deeper than any submarine ever rescued before
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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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