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The last great quest : Captain Scott's Antarctic sacrifice

Author: Max Jones
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Captain Scott's last Antarctic expedition is one of the greatest adventure stories. Rejecting the stereotypes, Max Jones reveals a complex figure, a product of the passions and  Read more...

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Named Person: Robert Falcon Scott; Robert Falcon Scott; Robert Falcon Scott
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Max Jones
ISBN: 0192805703 9780192805706
OCLC Number: 56643681
Notes: Originally published: 2003.
Description: 368 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: LIST OF PLATES; LIST OF FIGURES; ABBREVIATIONS; APPENDIX; NOTES; FURTHER READING; INDEX
Responsibility: Max Jones.

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a fascinating and wide-ranging study * Sunday Times * Max Jones...is much more sensitive than previous writers to the full range of meanings which were invested in the Scott story. * Historical Read more...

 
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