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This collection of compelling eye-witness accounts showcases the very best writing on the Antarctic, from Ernest Shackleton on the loss of the Endurance to Lynne Cox on her epic, icy swim in 2002. Includes 35 first-hand accounts of men and women challenging one of the Earths last true wildernesses, encompassing both legendary tales of heroism and shocking contemporary accounts of the impact of global warming on the only undeveloped continent.

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Jon E. Lewis is a writer and anthologist whose previous titles include The Mammoth Book of Adventures on the Edge and The Mammoth Book of Polar Journeys. He lives in England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762442751
Author:
Lewis, Jon E. (edt)
Publisher:
Running Press Book Publishers
Author:
Lewis, Jon E.
Subject:
Polar Regions
Subject:
TRAVEL / General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5.25 in

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History and Social Science » Arctic and Antarctic » General
History and Social Science » Exploration » Antarctic
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