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The Last Place on Earth : Scott & Amundsen's Race to the South Pole

By: Huntford, Roland

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A.: Atheneum Books, 1986: 1986

Seller ID: 070280

ISBN: 0689707010


Soft Cover. Very Good. Fourth. View more info

Scott of the Antarctic

By: Huxley, Elspeth Joscelin Grant

Price: $3.60  $3.24

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Atheneum: 1978

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 070613

ISBN: 0-689-10861-3

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to edges. Foxing to page block. binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs. View more info

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Chasing Shackleton: Re-creating the World's Greatest Journey of Survival

By: Jarvis, Tim

Price: $18.00  $16.20

Publisher: U.S.A., William Morrow: 2014

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 072393

ISBN: 0062282735

Condition: Near Fine


In this extraordinary adventure memoir and tie-in to the PBS documentary, Tim Jarvis, one of the world's leading explorers, describes his modern-day journey to retrace, for the first time ever--and in period clothing and gear--the legendary 1914 expedition of Sir Ernest Shackleton.In early 1914, British explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton and his team sailed for Antarctica, attempting to be the first to reach the South Pole. Instead of glory, Shackleton and his crew found themselves in an epic struggle for survival: a three-year odyssey on the ice and oceans of the Antarctic that endures as o... View more info

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Scott's Last Journey

By: King, Peter (Editor)

Price: $18.00  $16.20

Publisher: London: Duckworth, 1999: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 037539

ISBN: 0-06-019670-x

Condition: New


Hard Cover. New/New. First Edition Thus. 10 1/2 x 9. View more info

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Scott's Last Journey

By: King, Peter (Editor)

Price: $16.20  $14.58

Publisher: London: Duckworth,: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070278

ISBN: 0-06-019670-x

Condition: Near Fine


Hard Cover. New/New. First Edition Thus. 10 1/2 x 9. View more info

THE NEW EXPLORERS, Women In Antarctica.

By: Land, Barbara

Price: $10.80  $9.72

Publisher: Dodd, Mead New York 1981: 1981

Edition: F

Seller ID: 002434I


Remainder. 1st edition. VG in torn dj. 8vo., 224 pages, illust. View more info

Antarktis Antarctica Antarctique

By: Lazi, Franz

Price: $18.00  $16.20

Publisher: Würzburg, Germany, Stürtz im Verlagshaus Würzburg: 1980

Inscription: Dedicated By Author

Seller ID: 070559

ISBN: 380030144X

Condition: Good


Front hinge exposed, barely attatched, page block secure, no loose pages. Wear to edges of boards, bottom of page block soiled. Jacket scuffed and torn in two places, taped top of spine. Map endpapers, front foxed. Inscribed by author on half-title. Contents clean, unmarked beautiful color photographs. Text is tri-lingual. View more info

ICEBOUND IN ANTARCTICA

By: Lewis, David with Mimi George

Price: $6.30  $5.67

Publisher: Norton New York: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006746I

ISBN: 0393024873

Condition: Very Good Plus


Minor wear to edges, especially at spine ends, page edges foxed. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated View more info

The Last Continent

By: Liversidge, Douglas

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: London, Travel Book Club: 1958

Seller ID: 070640

Condition: Very Good


Boards worn at edges, corners bumped. Page block foxed. Jacket chipped and torn around the edges. Front flap badly price clipped. binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated View more info

The Last Continent

By: Liversidge, Douglas

Price: $5.85  $5.27

Publisher: London, Jarrods: 1958

Seller ID: 070645

Condition: Very Good


Boards worn at edges, corners bumped. Some foxing to page block. Binding is tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs. Fold-out map. Jacket edges worn and chipped. View more info

Polar Dance: Born of the North Wind

By: Mangelsen, Thomas D.

Price: $37.50  $33.75

Publisher: Omaha, Nebraska, Images of Nature: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Mangelsen

Seller ID: 069933

ISBN: 0963308084

Condition: Near Fine


Special Edition. Photographs by Thomas D. Mangelsen, story by Fred Breummer. Soiling to bottom front corner of page block, fading to rear flap fold and part of rear jacket. Tight, clean, unmarked copy. Size: Oversize Oblong View more info

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End of the Earth : Expeditions to South Georgia and Antarctica

By: Matthiessen, Peter; Byers, Stephen (editor)

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S.A., National Geographic Society: 2003

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070276

ISBN: 0-7922-5059-1

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliantly attuned to the transience of nature and painfully aware of the precariousness of a polar environment facing global warming, Peter Matthiessen provides an exquisite account of his voyage through the islands surrounding Antarctica. In lyrical prose, Matthiessen describes the wildlife he encounters and the region it inhabits, along with historical information regarding the greatest pioneers and adventurers who preceded him. Matthiessen brings to life the waters of the richest whale feeding grounds in the world; the wandering albatross with its 11-foot wingspan arching through the s... View more info

Scott And His Men

By: Maynard, Sara

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Paterson, N.J., St. Anthony Guild Press: 1945

Seller ID: 070438

Condition: Very Good


Boards worn around the edges and cover illustration has worn spots. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated with black & white photographs. View more info

A Walk to the Pole: To the Heart of Antarctica in the Footsteps of Scott

By: Mear, Roger; Swan, Robert

Price: $5.85  $5.27

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 050695

ISBN: 0-517-56611-7

Condition: Very Good


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A Walk to the Pole: To the Heart of Antarctica in the Footsteps of Scott

By: Mear, Roger; Swan, Robert

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070953

ISBN: 0-517-56611-7

Condition: As New


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A Walk to the Pole: To the Heart of Antarctica in the Footsteps of Scott

By: Mear, Roger; Swan, Robert

Price: $6.75  $6.08

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070957

ISBN: 0517566117

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket worn at edges. Color photographs View more info

Frank Wild

By: Mills, Leif

Price: $112.50  $101.25

Publisher: U. K., Caedmon of Whitby: 2007

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 035525

ISBN: 0905355482

Condition: New


Biography of one of the Argonauts' of the south, who undertook more antarctic exploration voyages than any of his contemporaries over a period of twenty years. Illust, index 343pp Limited reprint. View more info

America in the Antarctic to 1840

By: Mitterling, Philip I

Price: $5.85  $5.27

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070257

Condition: Very Good


Worn around the edges. Slightly shelf-cocked. Sticker stain ffep. Binding tight, pages unmarked. View more info

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Shackleton and Antarctic Expl : The Story of Ernest Shackleton and the Antarctic Explorers

By: Mortimer, Gavin

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Carlton Books, Limited: 2002

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 022821

ISBN: 1842226037

Condition: Fine


The story of Ernest Shackleton, A British explorer who with 28 men attempted to cross the continent aboard his ship the Endurance in 1914 is a story of survival against all odds. View more info

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Shackleton and Antarctic Expl : The Story of Ernest Shackleton and the Antarctic Explorers

By: Mortimer, Gavin

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Carlton Books, Limited: 2002

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 036055

ISBN: 1842226037

Condition: Fine


The story of Ernest Shackleton, A British explorer who with 28 men attempted to cross the continent aboard his ship the Endurance in 1914 is a story of survival against all odds. View more info