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Cherry : a life of Apsley Cherry-Garrard

Author: Sara Wheeler
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a biography of Apsley Cherry-Garrard (1886-1959), one of the youngest members of Captain Scott's final expedition to the Antarctic. Cherry's life was a terrible struggle against depression, breakdown and despair.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Apsley Cherry-Garrard; Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Wheeler
ISBN: 0099437538 9780099437536
OCLC Number: 50495276
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2001.
Description: 400 pages : illustrations, facsimile, maps, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sara Wheeler.

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Apsley Cherry Garrard (1886-1959) was one of the youngest members of Captain Scott's final expedition to the Antarctic. Cherry undertook an epic journey in the Antarctic winter to collect the eggs of  Read more...

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"Accomplishes what only the best biographies can" The Times "Beautiful...written with unfailing eloquence and grace, and great admiration for its subject" Independent "Brilliantly succeeds not only Read more...

 
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