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Swale-Pope, Rosie.

Just a little run around the world : 5 years, 3 packs of wolves and 53 pairs of shoes / Five years, three packs of wolves and fifty-three pairs of shoes. Rosie Swale-Pope. - Large print edition - Leicester : Thorpe, 2010. - 368 pages (large print), [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. - Charnwood series. .

Complete and unabridged.

Heartbroken when she lost her husband to cancer, Rosie set off from Wales with nothing but a small cart of food and equipment, funded by the rent from her little cottage. So began a five-year solo journey that would take Rosie 20,000 miles around the world in memory of the man she loved. Followed by wolves, knocked down by a bus, confronted by bears, chased by a naked man with a gun and stranded with severe frostbite, Rosie's gripping story is a rollercoaster adventure of epic proportions. It is also the story of an ordinary woman who dared to attempt something truly extraordinary and, somewhere along the way, rediscovered her passion for life.

Adult.

9781444802009 1444802003


Swale-Pope, Rosie--Travel.


Women runners--Wales--Biography.
Women runners--Travel.
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Swale-Pope, Rosie Travel.
Women runners Wales Biography.
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