Race to the Pole

Tragedy, Heroism, and Scott's Antarctic Quest
Author(s): Ranulph Fiennes
Original Publish Date: May 18, 2017
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (16.35 hours)
Product Number: Z100128088
Released: Aug 17, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781538473481
Narrator/s: David Povall
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During the Golden Era of Exploration, Captain Robert Scott and his competitor Roald Amundsen conquered the unconquerable: Antarctica. Their perilous race to the South Pole claimed Scott's life and became the stuff of legend as well as endless scrutiny. In this compelling biography of Captain Scott and his fatal journey, renowned modern-day explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes, holder of ten expeditionary records, has written what is sure to become the definitive book on this hotly debated subject. Infused with the intensity of fiction, and the author's hard-won, firsthand knowledge of what it takes to traverse the Antarctic continent, Race to the Pole is a prodigious achievement certain to become a classic in the literature of exploration.

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