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The feather men

by Fiennes, Ranulph Sir

  • 47 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oman
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army. Special Air Service -- History,
    • Vendetta -- Oman -- History -- 20th century,
    • Oman -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRanulph Fiennes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS247.O64 F67 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination352 p. ;
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1721133M
      ISBN 100688121349
      LC Control Number92024447
      OCLC/WorldCa26301696

        The Feather Thief is a delightful read that successfully combines many genres – biography, true crime, ornithology, history, travel and memoir – to tell the story of an audacious heist of rare bird skins from the Natural History Museum at Tring in Somehow I managed not to hear about it at the time, but it was huge news in terms of museum collections and endangered species crime.4/5. The Feather Men [Fiennes, Ranulph, Sir] on *FREE* shipping on eligible orders. The Feather Men/5(93).

        The Feather Men of the title were an underground vigilante group of SAS veterans trying to thwart the assassins. It read with all the verve and dramatic flair of a novel, but was stuffed full of Author: Tony Rennell For Mailonline. This adventure story, based on fact, tells the story of two secret organizations. One, the clinic, consisting of three contract killers, and the other, the feathermen, a body of men dedicated to Read more.

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