The Last Place on Earth: Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole, Revised and Updated (Revised)

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Price
$20.00  $18.60
Publisher
Modern Library
Publish Date
Pages
640
Dimensions
5.27 X 8.1 X 1.32 inches | 1.3 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780375754746

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About the Author
Roland Huntford is the former Scandinavian correspondent for the London Observer. He is the bestselling author of two critically acclaimed biographies of Ernest Shackleton and Fridtjof Nansen as well as the novel Sea of Darkness. He lives in Cambridge, England.

Paul Theroux's highly acclaimed novels include Blinding Light, Hotel Honolulu, My Other Life, Kowloon Tong, and The Mosquito Coast. His renowned travel books include Ghost Train to the Eastern Star, Dark Star Safari, Riding the Iron Rooster, The Great Railway Bazaar, The Old Patagonian Express, and The Happy Isles of Oceania. He lives in Hawaii and on Cape Cod.
Reviews
"A remarkably vivid picture of the agonies and feuds, as well as joys,
of polar exploration . . . a fascinating book."--The New York Times

"An extraordinarily rich reading experience."--Los Angeles Times