A First Rate Tragedy: Captain Scott's Antarctic Expeditions

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Constable, 1997 - Antarctic regions - 269 pages
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The great tragedy that befell the Scott team could have been averted if they could have trudged just 11 more miles. The Norwegian Trygge Gran found their frozen bod ies close to the food depot. Diana Preston''s story recounts the dramatic events. '

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About the author (1997)

Diana Preston, a historian and broadcaster, is the author of the Road to Culloden Moor, a life of Bonnie Prince Charlie. She lives in London, England.

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