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Journals : Captain Scott's last expedition

Author: Robert Falcon Scott; Max Jones, Dr.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In January 1912, Captain Scott reached the South Pole, only to find that he had been beaten by Roald Amundsen's Norwegian expedition. Scott and his companions now faced an 850-mile march to safety - all perished on the return journey. A few months later, a search party found Scott's body, and the journals which told this tragic story.
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: Robert Falcon Scott; Robert Falcon Scott
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Falcon Scott; Max Jones, Dr.
ISBN: 0192803336 9780192803337 9780199297528 0199297525
OCLC Number: 61130666
Description: lx, 529 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: Robert Falcon Scott ; edited with an introduction and notes by Max Jones.
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Features Captain Scott's account of his tragic race with Roald Amundsen for the South Pole thrilled the world in 1913. Captain Scott's account of his expedition to the South Pole in 1910-12 was first  Read more...

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