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Wide World Magazine Index
A detailed index to the caving entries in Wide World Magazine, Volumes 1 to 50, by Chris Howes
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Wide World Magazine Index
Wide World Magazine was published in the UK as a general interest, 'adventure story' magazine based on fact (though sometimes loosely) as well as carrying some fiction. It was first published in April 1898 and ceased publication in December 1965. Some articles are particularly important, for example one by Martel in 1989 (a general discourse on his caving activities, including his descent of Gaping Gill - an early reference in English) and Puttrell in 1902 (on exploring Peak Cavern).
This index covers only the issues published between Wide World's inception in 1898 and 1923. As usual with these indexes, it is in three parts, for authors, subjects and surveys.
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