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A first rate tragedy : Robert Falcon Scott and the race to the South Pole

Author: Diana Preston
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Mariner Books edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the ill-fated attempt by explorer Robert Falcon Scott and his four companions to reach the South Pole in 1912.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Robert Falcon Scott; Robert Falcon Scott
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Preston
ISBN: 0618002014 9780618002016
OCLC Number: 45698670
Notes: "First published in Great Britain in 1997 by Constable and Company"--Title page verso.
T.p.-- A Mariner book.
Description: xiii, 269 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Diana Preston.

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Chronicles the ill-fated attempt by explorer Robert Falcon Scott and his four companions to reach the South Pole in 1912.

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