Treasure islands : sailing the South Seas in the wake of Fanny and Robert Louis Stevenson / Pamela Stephenson.

By: Stephenson, Pamela
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : Headline, 2006Description: 399 p. : ill. ; 20 cmISBN: 0755314050; 0755312864; 9780755312863Subject(s): Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894 -- Travel -- Oceania | Stevenson, Pamela -- Travel -- Oceania | Stevenson, Fanny Van de Grift, 1840-1914 -- Travel -- Oceania | Ocean travel | Oceania -- Social life and customs | Oceania -- Description and travelDDC classification: 910.45 Summary: Megaselling biographer, internationally renowned psychologist, ex-comedienne and mother of four (three teenage girls and Billy Connolly), the extraordinary Pamela Stephenson now adopts a new guise - historian, sailor, and circumnavigator of the globe.In TRESURE ISLANDS, Pamela follows in the intrepid footsteps of Fanny Stevenson, maverick wife of the even more maverick Robert Louis. They have much in common - a fascination with the South Seas, a thirst for adventure, a fearlessness and great humour in the face of adversity and unpredictable husbands.Compelling, intriguing, unputdownable, TREASURE ISLANDS is travel/adventure/history/celebrity all rolled into one extraordinary book.Summary: Travel.
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Megaselling biographer, internationally renowned psychologist, ex-comedienne and mother of four (three teenage girls and Billy Connolly), the extraordinary Pamela Stephenson now adopts a new guise - historian, sailor, and circumnavigator of the globe.In TRESURE ISLANDS, Pamela follows in the intrepid footsteps of Fanny Stevenson, maverick wife of the even more maverick Robert Louis. They have much in common - a fascination with the South Seas, a thirst for adventure, a fearlessness and great humour in the face of adversity and unpredictable husbands.Compelling, intriguing, unputdownable, TREASURE ISLANDS is travel/adventure/history/celebrity all rolled into one extraordinary book.

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