Icy Graves: Exploration And Death In The Antarctic by Stephen HaddelseyIcy Graves: Exploration And Death In The Antarctic by Stephen Haddelsey

Icy Graves: Exploration And Death In The Antarctic

byStephen Haddelsey

Hardcover | October 1, 2018

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It is no secret that the Antarctic is one of the most dangerous, forbidding places for explorers to step foot in. The terrain is treacherous, the wildlife predatory and the climate fatal if not adequately prepared for. For the first time, Icy Graves uses a selection of the tragic losses of such famous explorers as Arthur Farrant, Belgrave Ninnis and Robert Falcon Scott to plot the forward progress of Antarctic exploration and sensitively tells, often in their own words, the stories of the men and women who have fallen in what Sir Ernest Shackleton called the "White Warfare of the South."
Stephen Haddelsey has been elected a fellow of the Royal Geographical and Royal Historical societies. He is currently working with the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust as Director of Project South Ice, and is the author of several books, including Ice Captain: The Life of J.R. Stenhouse, and the Manitoba award-winning Operation Tabarin.
Title:Icy Graves: Exploration And Death In The AntarcticFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:264 pages, 9.25 × 6.25 × 1.2 inShipping dimensions:9.25 × 6.25 × 1.2 inPublished:October 1, 2018Publisher:The History PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0750982551

ISBN - 13:9780750982559