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Antarctica: journeys to the South Pole

Walter Dean Myers - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 134 pages
Walter Dean Myers presents a thrilling record of Antarctica and the expedition parties that have uncovered the frozen continent throughout history. Walter Dean Myers brings the ...
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Race to the pole: tragedy, heroism, and Scott's Antarctic quest

Sir Ranulph Fiennes - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 462 pages
A definitive account of Captain Robert Scott's Antarctic expedition provides a detailed chronicle of Scott's epic attempt to reach the South Pole, a quest that ultimately cost ...
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Voyage to the End of the World: With Tales from the Great Ice Barrier

David Burke - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 190 pages
The author documents his journey from Hobart, Australia, across the Southern Ocean, to the Ross Sea and to the edge of the Great Ice Barrier, in this account that illustrates ...
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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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Shackleton: the Antarctic challenge

Kim Heacox - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 215 pages
Photographs depicting the Antarctic landscape, accompanied by harrowing diary accounts from the crew, enliven this vivid retelling of Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton's ...
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Pilgrims on the Ice: Robert Falcon Scott's First Antarctic Expedition

History - 2008 - 334 pages
Robert Falcon Scott?s 1901?4 expedition to the Antarctic was a landmark event in the history of Antarctic exploration, creating a sensation comparable to the Arctic efforts of ...
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