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Explorers of the new century

Author: Magnus Mills
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In his terse new tour de force of a tale, Mills gives history a shake, and you'll never guess what the fallout is. Set at the dawn of the great age of exploration, the era of Shackleton and Perry and Scott, the book presents the adventures of two intrepid teams, both vying to reach the AFP, or Agreed Furthest Point-a worthy, even ennobling cause. The competition is friendly but conditions are extreme. To get through  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Adventure fiction
Adventure and adventurers
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Magnus Mills
ISBN: 0156030780 9780156030786
OCLC Number: 61140998
Notes: "A Harvest Original"--Cover.
Description: 184 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Magnus Mills.
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In his terse new tour de force of a tale, Mills gives history a shake, and you'll never guess what the fallout is. Set at the dawn of the great age of exploration, the era of Shackleton and Perry and Scott, the book presents the adventures of two intrepid teams, both vying to reach the AFP, or Agreed Furthest Point-a worthy, even ennobling cause. The competition is friendly but conditions are extreme. To get through the arid, lifeless landscape, both teams must learn to make sacrifices, sacrifices that will change just about everything.

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