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Into white silence

Author: Anthony Eaton
Publisher: North Sydney, N.S.W. : Random House Australia, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the winter of 1922, the exploration vessel, Raven, became trapped in the Antarctic icepack, entombing twenty-eight men aboard it through the dark polar night. Into White Silence tells their story, a story of a lost past, of a tragic future, of ice, ambition and madness. It captures the terrible, fascinating beauty of Antarctica, both as it was then and as it is today and is a journey into the mind of every  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eaton, Anthony.
Into white silence.
North Sydney, N.S.W. : Random House Australia, 2008
(OCoLC)777826100
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Eaton
ISBN: 9781741663259 1741663253
OCLC Number: 261125847
Awards: Shortlisted for Children's Book Council of Australia Awards: Book of the Year - Older Readers 2009.
Description: 393 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Anthony Eaton.

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During the winter of 1922, the exploration vessel, Raven, became trapped in the Antarctic icepack, entombing twenty-eight men aboard it through the dark polar night. Into White Silence tells their story, a story of a lost past, of a tragic future, of ice, ambition and madness. It captures the terrible, fascinating beauty of Antarctica, both as it was then and as it is today and is a journey into the mind of every person who has ever set foot upon those ice-bound shores.

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