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The website provides a link to a site for “GCB Publications” where “Grant C Buchan PhD” is described as editor-in-chief.
Buchan has come a long way since the early ’90s when, as a heavy-duty truck driver, he shunted cargo along South Africa’s national roads.
Shortly before Christmas 1993, he crashed, suffering cracked ribs, torn knee cartilage and 25% loss of vision in each eye.
He said that it was while he was recovering from his injuries that he studied towards his degree.
“While I was so ill after the truck accident I studied online, I never lived in the UK.
“Canterbury has got an online education system, so you do your whole degree online and you are passed on your theses.”