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Born Adventurer: The Life of Frank Bickerton, Antarctic Pioneer

Biography / Memoir

By: Stephen Haddelsey

256 pages, b&w photos

The History Press

Hardback | Sep 2005 | #164644 | ISBN: 0750940123
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The story of Frank Bickerton (1889-1954). This work follows him through his experiences, from his flying career in the First World War to his time in California, mixing with the aristocracy of the Hollywood and sporting worlds, and from his safaris in Africa to his career as an editor and screenplay writer at Shepperton Studios.


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Biography

Stephen Haddesley, a distant cousin of Bickerton's is a writer and freelance editor. His books include the acclaimed 'Charles Lever', 'The Last Victorian'. He lives in Southwell, Nottinghamshire.

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