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Illustrated History of Antarctica

Marcia Stenson - Antarctica - 2007 - 103 pages
Especially aimed at children aged 8 to 12, ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF ANTARCTICA provides fascinating detail. It includes information on: the geological history, the physical ...
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Sir Ernest Shackleton

Linda Davis - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 143 pages
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the British explorer who fell short of his goal of crossing Antarctica, but accomplished a far greater feat by bringing every member ...
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High Latitude

John King Davis - Antarctica - 1962 - 292 pages
"As Chief Officer of the 'Nimrod', British Antarctic Expedition1907-9, Master of the 'Aurora', Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-1914, Commander of the Ross Sea Relief ...
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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science

Edward J. Larson - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 326 pages
Examines the pioneering Antarctic expeditions of the early twentieth century within the context of a larger scientific, social, and geopolitical context.
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With the "Aurora" in the Antarctic, 1911-1914

John King Davis - Antarctica - 1919 - 183 pages
"Deals, for the most part, with those cruises when the 'Aurora' was manned as the exploring vessel of the Australasian Antarctic expedition, 1911-14." p. ix.
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In Search of the South Pole

Huw Lewis-Jones, Kari Herbert - Travel - 2014 - 192 pages
In 1911 the world was watching, waiting, hoping, attention focused on a desolate spot at the very end of the earth, as two men raced to conquer the South Pole. A hundred years ...
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