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This accursed land

Author: Lennard Bickel
Publisher: Melbourn : Sun Books, 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of how Mawson declined to join Captain Scott's ill-fated British expedition in order to lead the Australasian expedition and the tree-man team - Mawson, Ninnis and Mertz - who set our with husky teams to explore, the far eastern coastline of the Antarctic continent.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Douglas Mawson; Douglas Mawson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lennard Bickel
ISBN: 0725103027 9780725103026
OCLC Number: 11580129
Notes: American ed. published under title: Mawson's will.
Description: 210 pages, 12 pages of plates : illustrations, map, facsimiles, portraits ; 18 cm
Contents: Driven westward --
The kingdom of blizzards --
The winter of intent --
Outward bound --
Discovery and death --
In peril on the ice --
Diet of dog --
Cross in the snow m--
One pair of feet --
Corpse in a crevasse --
A coloured bag --
Aladdin's beacon --
A winter to wait --
Sequel: the contract stands.
Other Titles: Mawson's will
Responsibility: Lennard Bickel.

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Tells the story of how Mawson declined to join Captain Scott's ill-fated British expedition in order to lead the Australasian expedition and the tree-man team - Mawson, Ninnis and Mertz - who set our with husky teams to explore, the far eastern coastline of the Antarctic continent.

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