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The white

Author: Adrian Caesar
Publisher: Basingstoke : Macmillan, 2001.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1912, the age of Antarctic exploration. Scott's journey has ended. Mawson's is just beginning. This book transports us to the last days of those expeditions in the white continent. Sweeping  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Named Person: Robert Falcon Scott; Douglas Mawson, Sir; Douglas Mawson, Sir
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Caesar
ISBN: 0333905725 9780333905722
OCLC Number: 59545870
Awards: Winner of Victorian Premier's Literary Award - Nettie Palmer Prize for Non-Fiction 2000.
Description: 287 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Adrian Caesar.

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"'This imagined recreation of the two most unforgettable Antarctic disasters tells brutal stories, but manages to do so with great tenderness and grace. Adrian Caesar's literary high-wire act works Read more...

 
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