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PB 1st Ed. Signed by author. 23.5 x 15.8cm. 162 pages. b/w photos. Signed by James Begg in black ink on title page. Many people owe their lives to the persistence and tenacity of James Begg. This book contains true situations of some of his rescues. Condition: Appears unused, like new, VGC. N° de ref. de la librería
Sinopsis: In 1986, Jim Begg, an Ayrshire GP, was appointed as the Doctor for Search and Rescue at HMS Gannet, Prestwick - the second busiest rescue unit in the UK. His Sea King helicopter, call-sign Rescue 177, was the 'frontline ambulance' for Scottish islands, ships, fishing boats, and mountains.
Review: 'As well as entertaining the reader, Rescue 177 is a salute to naval and civilian crews who answer emergency calls on any day, at any hour.' Bookshelf '...his book Rescue 177, recalls many of those death-or-glory adventures in compelling detail.' The Ayrshire Post '... a unique perspective on the bravery and professionalism of rescue crews' Sunday Post
Título: Rescue 177: A Scots GP Flies Search and ...
Editorial: Mercat Press
Año de publicación: 2003
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Mercat Press, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Good. A few small marks to page edges Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0007986249
Descripción Mercat Press, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Used; Good. Nº de ref. de la librería 1434479
Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Nº de ref. de la librería GOR006036878
Descripción Mercat Press, 2003. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M1841830542