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Half-Safe across the Atlantic by jeep. by Benjamin Carlin

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Published by A. Deutsch in [London] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Half-Safe (Amphibious jeep)

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Edition Notes

Maps on lining-papers.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsG530 .C296 1955a
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p.
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6207609M
LC Control Number56027703
OCLC/WorldCa2677752

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To raise money for the continuation of the journey, Half-Safe was exhibited in department stores throughout Europe. During this time, Carlin also completed Half Safe: Across the Atlantic by Jeep, a book chronicling the first half of their journey, which sold . The Half Safe was sent by ship to Fremantle and arrived in October , but the book tour was a disaster. The reviews were poor and signed copies of the book never reached stores. Buy Half-safe: across the Atlantic by jeep. by Ben Carlin online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. Buy Half-safe: Across the Atlantic by jeep First Edition by Carlin, Ben (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 5.