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Flowers in the Snow: The Life of Isobel Wylie Hutchison

Gwyneth Hoyle - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 282 pages
Over the course of a dozen years, Scottish plant collector Isobel Wylie Hutchison (1889?1982) explored northern latitudes from the Lofoten Islands of Norway to the far reaches ...
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Footsteps on the Ice: The Antarctic Diaries of Stuart D. Paine, Second Byrd ...

Stuart D. Paine - History - 2007 - 400 pages
In 1933 Antarctica was essentially unexplored. Admiral Richard Byrd launched his Second Expedition to chart the southernmost continent, primarily relying on the muscle power of ...
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Mawson: A Life

Philip Ayres - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 392 pages
In the heroic age of polar exploration, Sir Douglas Mawson stands in the first rank. His Antarctic expeditions of 1911-14 and 1929-31 resulted in Australia claiming forty per ...
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The Ninth Circle: A Memoir of Life and Death in Antarctica, 1960-1962

John C. Behrendt - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 240 pages
When John Behrendt went to Antarctica in the early 1960s as part of the United States Antarctic Research Program (USARP), the Cold War was at its height and research on the ice ...
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Shackleton of the Antarctic

Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 115 pages
Originally published: Tallahassee, Fla.: E'othen Press, c2002.
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Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Arctic Adventurer

Tom Henighan - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 216 pages
Born in Manitoba of Icelandic parents, Vilhjalmur Stefansson (1879-1962) became one of Canada’s most famous and controversial Arctic explorers. After graduate studies in ...
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The Lost Men: The Harrowing Saga of Shackleton's Ross Sea Party

Kelly Tyler-Lewis - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 366 pages
An account of the support group that was dispatched to an opposing side of the continent to assist Sir Ernest Shackleton's 1914 historical crossing of the Antarctic describes ...
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A Journey to the Northern Ocean: The Adventures of Samuel Hearne

Samuel Hearne - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 306 pages
Widely recognised as a classic of northern-exploration literature, A JOURNEY TO THE NORTHERN OCEAN is Samuel Hearne's story of his three-year trek to seek a trade route across ...
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Scott of the Antarctic: A Biography

David Crane - History - 2008 - 608 pages
Historian David Crane, with full access to the explorer’s papers, diaries, and expedition records, gives us an illuminating portrait of Robert Falcon Scott that is more nuanced ...
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South: The Endurance Expedition

Ernest Shackleton - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 416 pages
As war clouds darkened over Europe in 1914, a party led by Shackleton set out to make the first crossing of the entire Antarctic continent via the Pole. But their initial ...
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