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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to Dangerous Passage: Issues in the Arctic.   

As Affecting the Fate of My Absent Husband: Selected Letters of Lady ...

Lady Jane Franklin, Erika Behrisch Elce - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 241 pages
From her optimistic requests to whaling ships to her persistent demands for Admiralty aid, Lady Franklin played a crucial role in the search for her husband. Her correspondence ...
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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science

Larson, Edward John Larson - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 360 pages
Published to coincide with the centenary of the first expeditions to reach the South Pole, "An Empire of Ice" presents a fascinating new take on Antarctic exploration. Retold ...
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Mawson's Will: The Greatest Polar Survival Story Ever Written

Lennard Bickel - History - 2011 - 272 pages
Mawson's Will is the dramatic story of what Sir Edmund Hillary calls "the most outstanding solo journey ever recorded in Antarctic history." For weeks in Antarctica, Douglas ...
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The Longest Winter: Scott's Other Heroes

Meredith Hooper - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 500 pages
Through the eyes of the men involved, Meredith Hooper recounts one of the greatest tales of adventure and endurance, which has often been overshadowed by the tragedy that ...
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Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

Alfred Lansing - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 300 pages
The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton's survival for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctic seas, as Time magazine put it, defined heroism. Alfred Lansing's ...
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Franklin: Tragic Hero of Polar Navigation

Andrew Lambert - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 448 pages
In 1845 Captain Sir John Franklin led a large, well equipped expedition to complete the conquest of the Canadian Arctic, to find the fabled North West Passage connecting the ...
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The Last Viking: The Life of Roald Amundsen

Stephen R. Bown - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 357 pages
The Last Viking unravels the life of the man who stands head and shoulders above all those who raced to map the last corners of the world. In 1900, the four great geographical ...
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Blazing Ice: Pioneering the Twenty-first CenturyÆs Road to the South Pole

John H. Wright - Science - 2012 - 312 pages
The Antarctic is the last vast terrestrial frontier. Just over a century ago, no one had ever seen the South Pole. Today odd machines and adventure skiers from many nations ...
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Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration

David Roberts - History - 2013 - 352 pages
“An important missing story from the heroic age of Antarctic exploration.”—Laurence Gonzales, author of Deep Survival On January 17, 1913, alone and near starvation, Douglas ...
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The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the Fram ...

Captain Roald Amundsen - History - 2000 - 896 pages
The first explorer to reach the South Pole recounts the rigors of his expedition.
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