The Mammoth Book of Antarctic Journeys

Editor Jon E. Lewis

Running Press | February 7, 2012 | Trade Paperback

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This collection of compelling eye-witness accounts showcases the very best writing on the Antarctic, from Ernest Shackleton on the loss of the Endurance to Lynne Cox on her epic, icy swim in 2002. Includes 35 first-hand accounts of men and women challenging one of the Earth’s last true wildernesses, encompassing both legendary tales of heroism and shocking contemporary accounts of the impact of global warming on the only undeveloped continent.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 512 pages, 7.75 × 5.25 × 0.68 in

Published: February 7, 2012

Publisher: Running Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0762442751

ISBN - 13: 9780762442751

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The Mammoth Book of Antarctic Journeys

Editor Jon E. Lewis

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 512 pages, 7.75 × 5.25 × 0.68 in

Published: February 7, 2012

Publisher: Running Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0762442751

ISBN - 13: 9780762442751

About the Book

This collection of compelling eye-witness accounts showcases the very best writing on the Antarctic, from Ernest Shackleton on the loss of the Endurance to Lynne Cox on her epic, icy swim in 2002. Includes 35 first-hand accounts of men and women challenging one of the Earth's last true wildernesses, encompassing both legendary tales of heroism and shocking contemporary accounts of the impact of global warming on the only undeveloped continent.

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This collection of compelling eye-witness accounts showcases the very best writing on the Antarctic, from Ernest Shackleton on the loss of the Endurance to Lynne Cox on her epic, icy swim in 2002. Includes 35 first-hand accounts of men and women challenging one of the Earth’s last true wildernesses, encompassing both legendary tales of heroism and shocking contemporary accounts of the impact of global warming on the only undeveloped continent.

About the Author

Jon E. Lewis is a writer and anthologist whose previous titles include The Mammoth Book of Adventures on the Edge and The Mammoth Book of Polar Journeys. He lives in England.
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