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The Modern Explorers


The Modern Explorers by Robin Hanbury-Tenison and Robert Twigger.

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The Modern Explorers

The Modern Explorers  by Robin Hanbury-Tenison and Robert Twigger is a showcase of the spirit of exploration. This book details modern, living explorers in 39 sections, divided into terrain from exploring in polar regions to deserts, oceans to lost worlds to caves. In this section we can read stories from Jean-Francois Pernette about caving in Patagonia, and Andy Eavis on Mulu. If you buy this book, do read the other sections as well - this is inspiring stuff!

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Robin Hanbury-Tenison & Robert Twigger
19.5cm x 25.4cm approx
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Book: new
268 illustrations, 256 in colour
One copy available. Price includes UK postage. Please contact us direct for other destinations
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Minor imperfection to cover, from shelf storage or similar

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