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Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
by Alfred Lansing
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Days before the outbreak of World War One renowned explorer Ernest Shackleton and a crew of twenty-seven set sail to attempt the first crossing on foot of the Antarctic continent. More than eighty miles from their destination, however, their... (read more)

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The Last Viking: The Life of Roald Amundsen
The Last Viking: The Life of Roald Amundsen
by Stephen Bown
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The Last Viking unravels the life of the man who stands head and shoulders above all those who raced to map the last corners of the world. In 1900, the four great geographical mysteries—the Northwest Passage, the Northeast Passage, the South Pole... (read more)

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Oil and Ice: A Story of Arctic Disaster and the Rise and Fall of America's Last Whaling Dynasty
Oil and Ice: A Story of Arctic Disaster and the Rise and Fall of America's Last Whaling Dynasty
by Peter Nichols
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"Peter Nichols has crafted a terrifyingly relevant historical narrative...A terrific read." -Nathaniel Philbrick, author of In The Heart of the Sea In 1871, America's last fleet of whaling ships was destroyed in an arctic ice storm. Miraculously, 1,218... (read more)

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South with the Sun: Roald Amundsen, His Polar Explorations, and the Quest for Discovery
South with the Sun: Roald Amundsen, His Polar Explorations, and the Quest for Discovery
by Lynne Cox
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“This book is as autobiographical as it is biographical . . . a book that juxtaposes two adventurers, one with her own challenges still unfolding and the other with his position fixed in history . . . a book worthy of the centenary celebration of... (read more)

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Arctic Circle: Birth and Rebirth in the Land of the Caribou
Arctic Circle: Birth and Rebirth in the Land of the Caribou
by Robert Leonard Reid
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Every year without fail, caribou from the Yukon and Alaska set off in early April to a small corner of the Arctic Circle to give birth to their young. The journey of 3000 miles is the longest migration of any land animal on earth. Despite the formidable... (read more)

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Under Antarctic Ice: The Photographs of Norbert Wu
Under Antarctic Ice: The Photographs of Norbert Wu
by Jim Mastro
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"With his rare eye for stunning photographs and important biological stories, Norbert Wu offers the most spectacular collection of underwater images ever published for Antarctica. Jim Mastro gives virtuoso explanations of the biological or scientific... (read more)

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The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton, and Antarctic Photography
The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton, and Antarctic Photography
by Dav Hempleman Adams
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A treasure trove of photographs—some never before reproduced in book form—from the two greatest Antarctic expeditions. Among the greatest achievements in the history of photography, those of the early polar explorers surely stand out,... (read more)

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Ultima Thule: Explorers and Natives in the Polar North
Ultima Thule: Explorers and Natives in the Polar North
by Jean Malaurie
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 399) and index.... (read more)

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