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The longest winter : Scott's other heroes

Author: Meredith Hooper
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the story of Captain Robert Scott's Eastern Party, renamed the Northern Party in official documents, and their incredible survival of an Antarctic winter.
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: Robert Falcon Scott; Victor Campbell; Victor Campbell; Robert Falcon Scott
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meredith Hooper
ISBN: 9781582437620 1582437629
OCLC Number: 768488174
Description: xxv, 358 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
It must be an Englishman --
Leaving London : 1 June-30 September 1910 --
The home run : 1 October-31 December 1910 --
The little village at our cape : 1-28 January 1911 --
In search of our home : 29 January-9 Februrary 1911 --
Coal will decide : 12-20 Februrary 1911 --
The unknown coast : 20 Februrary-10 April 1911 --
Living at Cape Adare : 10 April-21 July 1911 --
The uncertainty of the ice : 27 July-16 August 1911 --
The damnedst luck : 21 August-20 October 1911 --
Penguin summer : 21 October 1911-1 January 1912 --
At last science! : 3 January-17 Februrary 1912 --
Hope deferred maketh the heart sick : 18 Februrary-7 March 1912 --
Marooned : 10 March-1 April 1912 --
Icy isolation : 1 April-31 May 1912 --
Igloo winter : 1 June-31 July 1912 --
Dismal misery : 1 August 30 September 1912 --
Drygalski past : 1-27 October 1912 --
Saving themselves : 28 October-7 November 1912 --
Homewards : 8 November 1912-26 January 1913.
Responsibility: Meredith Hooper.

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Presents the story of Captain Robert Scott's Eastern Party, renamed the Northern Party in official documents, and their incredible survival of an Antarctic winter.

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