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Emperors of the ice : a true story of disaster and survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13, Richard Farr

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Emperors of the ice : a true story of disaster and survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13
Title
Emperors of the ice
Title remainder
a true story of disaster and survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13
Statement of responsibility
Richard Farr
Title variation
True story of disaster and survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Apsley "Cherry" Cherry-Garrard shares his adventures as the youngest member of Robert Scott's expedition to Antarctica in the early twentieth century, during which he and Edward Wilson try to learn the evolutionary history of emperor penguins. Includes historical notes
Additional physical form
Contributor biographical information and publisher description available via the World Wide Web.
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Farr, Richard
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition
  • Cherry-Garrard, Apsley
  • Wilson, Edward
  • Scott, Robert Falcon
  • Explorers
  • Emperor penguin
  • Penguins
  • Antarctica
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Emperors of the ice : a true story of disaster and survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13, Richard Farr
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-214)
Contents
Luckiest man alive : London to New Zealand, April to December 1910 -- Dying to get there : Southern Ocean, December 1910 -- White Christmas : Southern Ocean, December 1910 to January 1911 -- Seventy-seven South : Cape Evans, January to April 1911 -- Man-hauling in hell : Cape Evans to Cape Crozier, June to July 1911 -- Eggs : Cape Crozier, late July 1911 -- A long way home : Cape Crozier to Cape Evans, July to August 1911 -- Victory in defeat : Ross Island, the Barrier, and the Beardmore Glacier, October 1911 to November 1912 -- "What is the use?" : the Berkeley Hotel, London, May 1959 -- Last words
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 217 p.
Isbn
9780374319755
Lccn
2007052347
Other physical details
ill., facsims., maps, ports.
System control number
  • 3266578-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3266578
  • (Sirsi) o211963256
  • (OCoLC)211963256
Label
Emperors of the ice : a true story of disaster and survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13, Richard Farr
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-214)
Contents
Luckiest man alive : London to New Zealand, April to December 1910 -- Dying to get there : Southern Ocean, December 1910 -- White Christmas : Southern Ocean, December 1910 to January 1911 -- Seventy-seven South : Cape Evans, January to April 1911 -- Man-hauling in hell : Cape Evans to Cape Crozier, June to July 1911 -- Eggs : Cape Crozier, late July 1911 -- A long way home : Cape Crozier to Cape Evans, July to August 1911 -- Victory in defeat : Ross Island, the Barrier, and the Beardmore Glacier, October 1911 to November 1912 -- "What is the use?" : the Berkeley Hotel, London, May 1959 -- Last words
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 217 p.
Isbn
9780374319755
Lccn
2007052347
Other physical details
ill., facsims., maps, ports.
System control number
  • 3266578-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3266578
  • (Sirsi) o211963256
  • (OCoLC)211963256

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