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Antarctica and the Arctic (folded version)

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Antarctica and the Arctic presented together at 1:10,000,000, each as one side of a double-sided map from the British Antarctic Survey and shown within the circle of 60° of latitude. The newly updated, folded version of this title was published in 2015.
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South Georgia Topographic Map (FOLDED version)

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by British Antarctic Survey
South Georgia and its offshore islands in the South Atlantic presented by the British Antarctic Survey at 1:200,000 on a double-sided map combining contoured topographic mapping and striking satellite imagery, both indicating the route of Shackleton’s crossing in May 1916.
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Tom Crean - An Illustrated Life: Unsung Hero of the Scott & Shackleton Expeditions

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by Smith, Michael
This revised pictorial biography celebrates the life of Tom Crean, a great Irish hero of Antarctic exploration in an age of epics of endurance and survival against the odds. Tom ran away from his Kerry farm at 15 to play an outstanding role in three expeditions with the legendary Shackleton and Captain Scott. His incredible story was largely forgotten until the publication of the best-selling An Unsung Hero...
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Antarctic Peninsula and Weddell Sea - Graham Land and South Shetland Islands

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Double-sided map from the British Antarctic Survey presenting on one side a topographic map of the whole of the Antarctic Peninsula with the Weddell Sea at 1:3,000,000, plus on the reverse more detailed coverage at 1:1,000,000 of the peninsula’s northern half with the South Shetland Islands.
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Antarctica & the Arctic British Antarctic Survey Wall Map

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A double-sided wall from the British Antarctic Survey, size 84x84cm (33"x33" approx), presenting Antarctica and the Arctic at 1:10,000,000, each as one side of the map and shown within the circle of 60° of latitude. This new updated edition was published in 2015.
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Shackleton's Journey

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by Grill, William
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The Crossing of Antarctica

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by Huw Lewis Jones
The first crossing of Antarctica in 1957/58 by the Trans-Antarctic Expedition, led by Sir Vivian 'Bunny' Fuchs, was one of the twentieth century's great triumphs of exploration. Sir Ernest Shackleton famously attempted to cross the great white continent during his ill-fated Endurance voyage, and now, one hundred years after he set out, this beautifully illustrated volume celebrates the men who succeeded whe...
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Terra Incognita - Travels in Antarctica

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by Sara Wheeler
Terra Incognita stems from when Sara Wheeler was invited by the American government to be the 1994 Writer in Residence at the US South Pole Station.
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Antarctic Peninsula: A Visitor's Guide

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by Adrian Fox, ed.
A Visitor's Guide to the Antarctic Peninsula, published by London’s Natural History Museum and written by the experts from the British Antarctic Survey (BAS), an essential companion for anyone who is planning to visit this very special place or has already been lucky enough to see it.
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Cold: Extreme Adventures at the Lowest Temperatures on Earth

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by Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Bt OBE
There are only few human beings who can adapt, survive and thrive in the coldest regions on earth. And below a certain temperature, death is inevitable. Sir Ranulph Fiennes has spent much of his life exploring and working in conditions of extreme cold. The loss of many of his fingers to frostbite is a testament to the horrors man is exposed to at such perilous temperatures. With the many adventures he has l...
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Shackleton: By Endurance We Conquer

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by Smith, Michael
Ernest Shackleton is one of history's great explorers, an extraordinary character who pioneered the path to the South Pole over 100 years ago and became a dominant figure in Antarctic discovery. A charismatic personality, his incredible adventures on four expeditions have captivated generations and inspired a dynamic, modern following in business leadership. None more so than the Endurance mission, where Sh...
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Call of the White

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by Felicity Aston
Could you ski to the South Pole? That was the challenge that British Adventurer, Felicity Aston put to women from around the Commonwealth as she set out to create the most international all-female expedition ever to the South Pole. The team would not be experienced explorers but 'ordinary' women who wanted inspire others to follow their dreams or make a change for the better in their lives. She received mor...
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South: The Illustrated Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

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by Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry
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Shackleton's Boat: The Story of the James Caird

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by Dunnett, Harding McGregor
The James Caird is an unlikely hero, a 23-foot lifeboat that completed the most desperate and celebrated open boat voyage in history. On board were Ernest Shackleton, Tom Crean and Frank Worsley, now some of the most recognised names in Antarctic and Polar literature/history.This is the story of that little boat from its commissioning by Worsley to its dramatic escape from Antarctica to its final resting pl...
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Endurance

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by Alfred Lansing
'One of the most remarkable tales of human courage and determination. The story is gripping and the book is a classic of its kind' Sir Ranulph Fiennes Endurance is the story of one of the most astonishing feats of exploration and human courage ever recorded. In 1914 Sir Ernest Shackleton and a crew of 27 men set sail for the South Atlantic on board a ship called the Endurance. The object of the expedition w...
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The Worst Journey in the World

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by Apsley Cherry-Garrard
The Worst Journey in the World has been an aknowledged masterpiece of travel writing and one of the most celebrated and compelling of all books on Antarctic exploration, ever since it’s initial publication in 1922.
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Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins

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by Francis, Gavin
This is shortlisted for the RSL Ondaatje prize. Gavin Francis fulfilled a lifetime's ambition when he spent fourteen months as the base-camp doctor at Halley, a profoundly isolated British research station on the Caird Coast of Antarctica. So remote, it is said to be easier to evacuate a casualty from the International Space Station than it is to bring someone out of Halley in winter. Antarctica offered a y...
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Journals - Captain Scott's Last Expedition

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by R.F. Scott
'For God's sake look after our people' Captain Scott's harrowing account of his expedition to the South Pole in 1910-12 was first published in 1913. In his journals Scott records his party's optimistic departure from New Zealand, the hazardous voyage of theTerra Nova to Antarctica, and the trek with ponies and dogs across the ice to the Pole. On the way the explorers conduct scientific experiments, colle...
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Race to the Pole

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by James Cracknell
Race to the Pole by James Cracknell and Ben Fogle is the story of a very British adventure: the first race to the South Pole since Scott and Amundsen, 100 years ago.
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Birdie Bowers: Captain Scott's Marvel

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by Strathie, Anne
Henry 'Birdie' Bowers realised his life's ambition when he was selected for Captain Scott's Terra Nova expedition to the Antarctic, yet he also met his death on the journey. Born to a sea-faring father and adventurous mother on the Firth of Clyde, Bowers' boyhood obsession with travel and adventure took him round the world several times and his life appears, with hindsight, to have been a ceaseless preparat...
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