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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 CenturyĆs 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
Roald Amundsen records his race to be the first man to reach the South Pole. Amundsen's expertise enabled him to succeed where his predecessors, and competitors, did not. His ...
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The Worst Journey in the World: Antarctica, 1910-1913

Apsley Cherry-Garrard - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 504 pages
In 1910, hoping that the study of penguin eggs would provide an evolutionary link between birds and reptiles, a group of explorers left Cardiff by boat on Robert Falcon Scott’s ...
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Ada Blackjack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic

Jennifer Niven - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 348 pages
From the author of The Ice Master comes the remarkable true story of a young Inuit woman who survived six months alone on a desolate, uninhabited Arctic island In September ...
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Chasing Shackleton: Re-creating the World's Greatest Journey of Survival

Tim Jarvis - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 272 pages
In celebration of the centenary of Shackleton’s legendary journey, join Tim Jarvis on his quest to become the first to re-create what sir edmund hillary called “the greatest ...
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The Roald Amundsen Anthology: “The Gjoa Expedition 1903-07”, and “The South ...

Roald Amundsen - Biography & Autobiography - 2013
The Roald Amundsen Anthology: “The Gjoa Expedition 1903-07”, and “The South Pole, an Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the Fram 1910-1912”. In this Roald ...
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