Revealing the true Lord Baden-Powell--hero of the Boer War and founder of the Boy Scouts--Jeal chronicles the life of an Edwardian eccentric who walked a tightrope between his macho upbringing and aspirations of eternal boyhood.
670 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Originally published: Baden-Powell. London : Hutchinson, 1989.
Illustrated lining pages.
Includes bibliographical references.