The Mammoth Book of Antarctic Journeys: 35 Eye-Witness Accounts of Adventure in the Antarctic download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jon E. Lewis

The Mammoth Book of Antarctic Journeys: 35 Eye-Witness Accounts of Adventure in the Antarctic download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jon E. Lewis year 2012
  • Book name: The Mammoth Book of Antarctic Journeys: 35 Eye-Witness Accounts of Adventure in the Antarctic
  • Author: Jon E. Lewis
  • Release date: 2012/12/17
  • Publisher: LITTLE, BROWN BOOK GROUP
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9781849017220
  • Rating: 7.14 of 10
  • Votes: 131
  • Review by: Graham Custer
  • Review rating: 8.46 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/12
  • Total pages: 512
  • Includes a PDF summary of 56 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The very best writing on the Antarctic, from James Cook's eighteenth-century assertion that 'no man will ever venture further than I have done' to Lynne Cox's description of her epic, icy swim in the twenty-first century - 32 first-hand accounts of men and women challenging one of the Earth's last true wildernesses. Here you will find both legendary tales of heroism and startling contemporary accounts of the impact of global warming on the Earth's sole undeveloped continent, including: 'Dog Days' by Robert Falcon Scott 'The Loss of the Endurance' by Ernest Shackleton. 'Alone' by Richard E Byrd. 'The Killer under the Water' by Gareth Wood. 'Melting Point' by David Helvarg. 'Swimming to Antarctica' by Lynne Cox.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 23H45M4S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Expeditions, Guidebooks, Geographical Discovery & Exploration, Conservation Of Wildlife & Habitats, True Stories Of Heroism, Endurance & Survival, History Of Other Lands
  • Available formats: EPUB, WORD, BMP, DOC, TXT, PDF, PPT, CSV. Compressed in 7-ZIP, RZ, AZW4, ZIP, TBZ, TAR.BZ2, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 7.49 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x198x34mm
  • Weight: 362g
  • Printed by: Robinson
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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