Let Heroes Speak: Antarctic Explorers, 1772-1922

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Naval Institute Press, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 358 pages
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In their own words, explorers reveal the hardships, wonders, and spiritual effect of the polar experience.

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Let Heroes Speak: Antarctic Explorers, 1772-1922

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James Cook was the first to explore the Antarctic in 1722. In the 228 years between Cook and the British Imperial Expedition of 1920-22, there had been numerous other explorations. Rosove, a clinical ... Read full review


James Cook 17721775
Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen 18191821
Sealing and Early Scientific Voyages 18191830

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Rosove is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of California in Los Angeles and the author of numerous papers in his field.

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