HG Wells was a prolific writer in many genres, including contemporary novels, history, politics and social commentary. This tale is about a discussion between a British lieutenant and an ethnologist in a colonial outpost. It concerns an incident in which the lieutenant escaped from a high mountain ledge by using a tent as a parachute.
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