Birth date: February 06, 1960
Died: November 07, 2005
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This is a biographical novel, but it is not a biographical novel about the person I thought it was about. It is not a biographical novel about Charles Darwin. It is a biographical novel about Robert Fitzroy, the captain of the Beagle. I was more interested in Darwin, but Fitzroy's life is rather fas...
Also published in the U.K. under the title This Thing Of Darkness, Note the three volumes are available for the Kindle as one book. (Thank you somebody.)
I'm so sad I finished this book. I just loved it. I loved the type of humour, the style of writing, and above all I loved the subject matter. I don't believe that anyone not fluent in cricket would enjoy this book half so much. As I drove back and forth to work over the last few weeks with this audi...
Read by Nicholas Boulton.Broadcast on:BBC Radio 7, 2:45pm Monday 1st March 2010Duration:15 minutesAvailable until:3:02pm Monday 8th March 2010Categories:Comedy, Sport, Cricket