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Extreme adventures at the lowest temperatures on Earth : extreme adventures at the lowest temperatures on Earth

Author: Ranulph Fiennes, Sir
Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Few humans have evolved who can survive and thrive in the bitter cold. Below a certain temperature, death is inevitable. This book is about this aspect of our environment and about Sir Ranulph Fiennes' own life experiencing the extreme cold, from his adventuring apprenticeship 40 years ago on the Greenland Ice Cap to masterminding over the past five years the crossing of the Antarctic during winter; the 'coldest  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ranulph Fiennes, Sir
ISBN: 9781471127854 1471127850
OCLC Number: 931820239
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (488 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white)
Responsibility: Ranulph Fiennes.

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