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Ten who dared

by Desmond Wilcox

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Explorers,
  • Discoveries in geography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Desmond Wilcox ; pref. by Anthony Quinn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG200 .W54 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4901894M
    ISBN 100913948098
    LC Control Number76046695

    Ten Who Dared is a movie made by Disney in It tells the real story of an officer of the United States Army called John Wesley Powell who was the first to travel up the Colorado river with other nine men to make a map of the region, and the dangers they had to face in their trip.. Some people say it is one of the worst movies made by Disney. References. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Vintage Walt Disney's Ten Who Dared Comic Book No # Dell Fine+ at the best online prices at Seller Rating: % positive.

    ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ According to an October Los Angeles Times news item, Walt Disney first considered making Ten Who Dared in , but the Los Angeles Examiner review states that the studio abandoned the project when it proved impossible for the crew to navigate the treacherous Colorado River rapids. Studio press materials report that Disney then tried three.

    Ten who dared by Wilcox, Desmond. Publication date "A Time-Life Television book." Bibliography: p. Includes index Christopher Columbus -- Francisco Pizarro -- James Cook -- Alexander von Humboldt -- Jedediah Smith -- Rubert Burke and William Wills -- Henry Morton Stanly -- Charles M. Doughty -- Mary Kingsley -- Roald Amundsen -- A. Marthe Gross is the author of The Possible Dream; Ten Who Dared ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews)/5(3).


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Learn about Author Central. /5(4). Got this book from the library about ten explorers who "dared" go out to explore new worlds. I have only read the Columbus chapter so far. They are fairly irreverent, painting him as the Gold and Glory seeker and downplaying his spiritual side as if they doubted it or mocked it/5.

Ten Who Dared Hardcover – January 1, by Desmond Wilcox (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, January 1, Author: Desmond Wilcox. Ten Who Dared by Desmond Wilcox and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Ten Who Dared by Desmond Wilcox - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Directed by William Beaudine. With Brian Keith, John Beal, James Drury, R.G. Armstrong. Major John Wesley Powell leads an expedition through the Grand Canyon to chart the Colorado River. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books. Get print book. No eBook available. ; Barnes&; Books-A-Million Ten who Dared Desmond Wilcox Snippet view -   Cast and crew of the Disney movie “Ten Who Dared” take a break near White’s Rapid with iconic Priest & Nuns and Castle Rock in background; red rocks and open desert terrain is not at all similar to topography in the inner gorge in Grand Canyon or upper Green River where true events occurred; the movie was mostly filmed in Professor Valley northeast of Moab along a stretch of the.

Ten Who Dared by Wilcox, Desmond Seller Book Corner Tampa Bay Published Condition very good with very good dust jacket. 8vo. profuse illustrations in color and black & white. Edition reprint. Item Price $. "Ten Who Dared" (not to be confused with the Disney movies of the same name) was a joint production by the BBC, West German TV, and Time/Life.

It was a part television series narrated by Anthony Quinn about 10 intrepid explorers (11, actually -- two were featured in one episode) who explored aspects of the world that had been hitherto. Ayerego Books (IOBA) (CA) Bookseller Inventory # ACI Title Ten Who Dared Author Desmond Wilcox Illustrator colour & b/w plates, photos Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Near Fine Condition Jacket condition Fair Quantity available 1 Edition 1st American Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Book Edition: 1st American.

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Also called Walt Disney's Ten Who Dared View larger picture of its cover: Sales Rank #5, See Top 2, Publisher Dell Disney • Ages_ Ages_ Disney Published - December Ten Who Dared chronicles one of the greatest sagas of the Old West.

InCivil War veteran Major John Wesley Powell, accompanied by nine others, set out to be the first to travel up the Colorado River and through the magnificent Grand Canyon. Get this from a library. The possible dream; ten who dared. [Marthe Gross] -- Biographies of ten people who reached the top in their field: Arthur Ashe, Jr., Ralph Nader, Neil Simon, Mary Wells, James D.

Watson, Edward Villella, Carl Stokes, Peggy Fleming, Bill Moyers, and. TEN WHO DARED was made as a two-part episode of WALT DISNEY'S WONDERFUL WORLD OF COLOR TV show and expanded as a theatrical feature when Walt was impressed with the spectacular location photography of the Grand Canyon.

The modest production may not have played well on the big theater screen but the movie is on a par with Disney's high TV s:   Denzel Washington's Life Advice Will Leave You SPEECHLESS |LISTEN THIS EVERYDAY AND CHANGE YOUR LIFE - Duration: Grow Successful Recommended for you   Ten Who Dared would have likely been a more engaging movie had Disney used the expedition as one part in a story about John Wesley Powell’s overall life.

The numerous players inherent in a movie focusing solely on the expedition cause overload for the audience—I had to watch the film twice to keep the characters straight. TEN WHO DARED chronicles one of the greatest sagas of the Old West.

InCivil War veteran Major John Wesley Powell, accompanied by nine others, set out to be the first to travel up the Colorado River and through the magnificent Grand Canyon.

Ten Who Dared is a purportedly factual account of the John Wesley Powell expedition of exploring the Colorado River and its tributaries. In the course of that trip Powell became if not the first white man to see the Grand Canyon, the first to plot its exact location on our globe. Click to read more about Ten Who Dared by Desmond Wilcox.

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Ten Who Dared is a film produced by Walt Disney Productions and released by Buena Vista Distribution in It tells the story of United States Army officer John Wesley Powell, who was the first to travel down the Colorado River, and the dangers that he and nine other men had to face while making a map of the region during their expedition.

Hired by Walt Disney Studios in as a. The theme is unswerving determination by ten great explorers who faced unknown terrors in savage places. Originally aired on BBC-TV, these narratives will be telecast in the States as a ten-part series, beginning in January. Each story is moving, in fact crawly if you stress the horror: Antarctic gales, Brazilian jaguars, Congo cannibals, crusted swamps.Four Color Comics # Dell movie classic Disney's Ten Who Dared western.

Sadly it grades low as it has bends tears water damage brittleness to the cover from age around the edges a 1/2" spine split writing on the back and other defects.

I would call it around a gd+ out of 10 Rating: % positive.Get this from a library! Ten who dared. [Desmond Wilcox] -- Discusses the journeys and discoveries of ten explorers, including Columbus, Pizarro, Amundsen, Stanley, Kingsley, von Humboldt, and Cook.