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The Last Place on Earth: Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole (Modern Library Exploration)

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Publisher Comments:

The definitive account of the contest between Britain's Robert Scott and Norway's Raoul Amundsen for the most coveted prize in the age of modern exploration: Antarctica. "One of the great debunking biographies."--"The New York Times Book Review."

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [567]-569).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375754746
Introduction:
Theroux, Paul
Publisher:
Modern Library
Introduction by:
Theroux, Paul
Introduction:
Theroux, Paul
Author:
Theroux, Paul
Author:
Huntford, Roland
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Discovery and exploration
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Explorers
Subject:
Polar Regions
Subject:
South pole
Subject:
Scott, robert falcon, 1868-1912
Subject:
Amundsen, roald, 1872-1928
Subject:
Expeditions & Discoveries
Subject:
Explorers -- Great Britain.
Subject:
Scott, Robert Falcon
Subject:
General History
Subject:
Arctic and Antarctic-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Modern Library Exploration
Series Volume:
315
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
16 PP BandW PHOTOS; 13 MAPS
Pages:
640
Dimensions:
8 x 5.18 x 1.28 in 1.25 lb

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