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Polar Regions

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1 Alexander, Caroline The Endurance
london Bloomsbury 1999 0747546703 / 9780747546702 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
All about Shackletons legendary Antarctic expedition 
Price: 14.00 GBP
2 Collier ,Graham & Patricia Graham Collier. Antartic Odyssey;in the Footsteps of the South Polar Explorers:
New York Carol & Graft. 1999 0786706538 / 9780786706532 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9 
At once a recreation of the past, and an enthralling picture of the wonders that remain, Graham Colliers journeys captures the spirit of this only uninhabited continent,the last great wilderness.This a 1st edition secondhand book in hardcovers the corner of which is slightly bumped,and the d/w is slightly rubbed but otherwise in good order. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
The Shackleton Voyages: A Pictorial Anthology of the Polar Explorer and Edwardian Hero, Huntford, Roland
3 Huntford, Roland The Shackleton Voyages: A Pictorial Anthology of the Polar Explorer and Edwardian Hero
UK. Ted Smart 2002 0297843168 / 9780297843160 Reprints Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
This pictorial anthology celebrates the life of Ernest Shackleton, a major protagonist in the heroic age of Antarctic exploration at the beginning of the twentieth century. He is best known for his legendary third expedition, but Shackleton also undertook three other expeditions, each enthralling in its own way but none achieving the goal it set out to reach. Charm, charismatic leadership and dogged determination ensured Shackleton became a hero in his own lifetime. There is light shelf ware to the dJ. PLEASE NOTE: International Economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
A Fabulous Kingdom : The Exploration of the Artic., Officer,charles & Jake Page
4 Officer,charles & Jake Page A Fabulous Kingdom : The Exploration of the Artic.
Oxford. Oxford University Press. 2001 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 
Inconstant and forbidding, the Artic lured misguided voyagers into the cold for centuries- pushing them beyond the limits of their knowledge ,technology and stamina.This book charts these quests and the eventual race for the North Pole in unpreceedented detailing ,chronicaling the lives and misconceptions that would eventually throw light on this ''magical realm'' of sunless winters. This ia a secondhand book in blue and white cloth covers which are in very good order.The dustwrapper has a slight tear to the top back corner but otherwise is good. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Shackleton: The Polar Journeys, Shackleton, Sir Ernest.
5 Shackleton, Sir Ernest. Shackleton: The Polar Journeys
UK Birlinn Ltd 2002 1841581968 / 9781841581965 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This omnibus edition combines' Heart of Antarctic and South, Ernest Shackleton's personal accounts of his polar expeditions. Heart of the Antarctic is the story of his polar expedition of 1907-1909, part of his never-ending quest to reach the South Pole. South is Shackleton's account of a journey that began in August 1914 with high hopes of a first in exploration and ended two years latter in a desperate struggle for survival. The D/W is covered in protective plastic. A good clean copy 
Price: 20.00 GBP

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