This accursed land

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Macmillan, Dec 31, 1977 - History - 210 pages
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User Review  - whwatson - LibraryThing

An engaging story set in the early 1900’s during the height of artic and polar exploration. Rated as one of the 10 best books of 20th century exploration by The Explorer’s Club, Lennard Bickel ... Read full review

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User Review  - pouleroulante - LibraryThing

1911-1913, exploring west of Cape Adare. Ninnis falls down a crevasse, Mertz dies of Vitamin A toxicity, but Mawson survives. Ripping yarn from "The Heroic Age". I read it years ago but its impact remains. Read full review


Foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary K B E ix
Driven Westward
The Kingdom of Blizzards

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