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The worst journey in the world

Author: Garrad Apsley Cherry; Robert Whitfield
Publisher: [Ashland] : Blackstone Audiobooks, [2004]
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This gripping story of courage and achievement is the account of Robert Falcon Scott's last fateful expedition to the Antarctic, as told by surviving expedition member, Apsley Cherry-Garrard. Cherry-Garrard, whom Scott lauded as a tough, efficient member of the team, tells of the journey from England to South Africa and southward to the ice floes. From there began the unforgettable polar journey across a forbidding  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Named Person: Apsley Cherry-Garrard; Robert Falcon Scott; Apsley Cherry-Garrard; Robert Falcon Scott
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Garrad Apsley Cherry; Robert Whitfield
ISBN: 0786190086 9780786190089 0786132736 9780786132737
OCLC Number: 57708054
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Robert Whitfield.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 288933 KB; MP3 file size: 565851 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Apsley Cherry-Garrard ; Robert Whitfield.

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This gripping story of courage and achievement is the account of Robert Falcon Scott's last fateful expedition to the Antarctic, as told by surviving expedition member, Apsley Cherry-Garrard. Cherry-Garrard, whom Scott lauded as a tough, efficient member of the team, tells of the journey from England to South Africa and southward to the ice floes. From there began the unforgettable polar journey across a forbidding and inhospitable region.

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