Admiral Richard Byrd: Alone In The Antarctic

byPaul Rink

Paperback | September 1, 2017

Admiral Richard Byrd: Alone In The Antarctic by Paul Rink
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Experience the incredible story of Richard Byrd as he survives for six months in -60F temperatures in his bid to explore The South Pole inAdmiral Richard Byrd.

Also known as theaviator that flew over The North Pole, Richard Byrd'sexploits of explorationreached The South Pole, as well! Admiral Richard Byrd truly left his mark on the world, and remainsone of the greatest explorers and survivorsto set foot in the Arctic and Antarctic.

This incredible biography of one of the most renown Arctic explorers in history chronicles Byrd's 1934 journey into the frozen south, and hisdesperate bid to survive the harsh Antarctic landscape. During his voyage, Byrd became hopelessly lost in the frozen tundra. Byrd wasseparated from his crew for an astonishing six monthsin unforgiving,60 degree below zero temperatures. Byrd's story is one of courage, fortitude, and the indominablehuman spirit. A must have for anyone with a taste for adventure!
After a career in engineering and World War II service in intelligence,Paul Rinkturned to writing, including books for teens, magazine articles, and television scripts.
Title:Admiral Richard Byrd: Alone In The AntarcticFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:224 pages, 8.25 X 5.38 X 0.62 inShipping dimensions:224 pages, 8.25 X 5.38 X 0.62 inPublished:September 1, 2017Publisher:Voyageur PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0760354359

ISBN - 13:9780760354353

Appropriate for ages: 9

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