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  • The Ogre
    The Ogre (Hardback) Doug Scott

    The Ogre, by Doug Scott, is a two-part biography of this enigmatic peak: in the first part, Scott has researched the geography and history of the mountain; part two is the overdue and personal account of his and Chris Bonington's first ascent and their dramatic descent on which Scott suffered two broken legs and Bonington smashed ribs.

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  • Sir John Franklin's Erebus and Terror Expedition
    Sir John Franklin's Erebus and Terror Expedition (English, Paperback) Gillian Hutchinson

    The story of Sir John Franklin's fateful expedition in HMS Erebus and HMS Terror of the North-West Passage in 1845, and the eventual discovery of the ships' wrecks in 2014 and 2016.

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  • The Worst Journey In The World
    The Worst Journey In The World (Paperback) Apsley Cherry-Garrard

    Despite the horrors that Scott and his men eventually faced, Cherry-Garrard's account is filled with details of scientific discovery and anecdotes of human resilience in a harsh environment, supported by diary excerpts and accounts from other explorers.

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  • Annapurna
    Annapurna (English, Paperback) Maurice Herzog

    One of the great works of mountaineering literatureWITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JOE SIMPSONIn 1950, no mountain higher than 8,000 meters had ever been climbed. With breathtaking courage and grit manifest on every page, Annapurna is one of the greatest adventure stories ever told.

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  • Tim Book Two
    Tim Book Two (Paperback) Tim Burgess

    He got in touch with people he admires, and asked them to suggest an album for him to track down on his travels, giving an insight into what makes them tick, while also giving Tim a chance to see how record shops around the world were faring in the digital age.

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  • Land of the Dawn-lit Mountains
    Land of the Dawn-lit Mountains (English, Paperback) Antonia Bolingbroke-Kent

    A thrilling and dangerous adventure though the Himalayan state of Arunachal Pradesh, one of the world's least explored regions

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  • The Vinland Sagas
    The Vinland Sagas (English, Paperback) Leifur Eiricksson

    Contains the descriptions of North America, a bountiful land of grapes and vines, discovered by Vikings five centuries before Christopher Columbus. This title counts the Icelandic settlement of Greenland by Eirik the Red and the chance discovery by seafaring adventurers of a mysterious new land.

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  • Night Trains
    Night Trains (English, Hardback) Martin Andrew

    Night trains have long fascinated us with the possibilities of their private sleeping compartments, gilded dining cars, champagne bars and wealthy travellers. Authors from Agatha Christie to Graham Greene have used night trains to tell tales of romance, intrigue and decadence against a rolling background of dramatic landscapes. The reality could often be as thrilling: early British travellers on...

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  • Finding Eden
    Finding Eden (English, Hardback) Robin Hanbury-Tenison

    The story of the expedition that launched the global rainforest movement

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  • The Lost City of Z
    The Lost City of Z (Paperback) David Grann

    A blockbuster adventure about life, death and obsession in the Amazon

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  • One River
    One River (Paperback) Wade Davis

    From the author of INTO THE SILENCE, winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-FictionIn 1941, Richard Evans Schultes took a leave of absence from Harvard University and disappeared into the Northern Amazon of Colombia.

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  • Land of the Midnight Sun
    Land of the Midnight Sun (English, Paperback) Alexander Armstrong

    In an adventure of a lifetime, Alexander Armstrong wraps up warm and heads ever north to explore the hostile Arctic winter - the glittering landscape of Scandinavia, the isolated islands of Iceland and Greenland, and the final frontier of Canada and Alaska.

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  • Canoeing the Congo
    Canoeing the Congo (English, Paperback) Phil Harwood

    Ex-Marine Phil Harwood embarked on an epic solo journey on the Congo, the eighth longest river in the world. He faced swamps, man-eating crocodiles, snakes and spiders' webs the size of houses. He collapsed from malaria, and was arrested. But he also received tremendous hospitality from proud people long forgotten by the Western world.

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  • A Ride to Khiva
    A Ride to Khiva (English, Paperback) Fred Burnaby

    An immediate bestseller when first published in 1877, Burnaby s delight in a life of risk and adventure still burns through the pages, as does his spontaneous affection for the Cossack troopers and Tartar, Khirgiz and Turkoman tribesmen that he encounters on his way.

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  • Addicted to Adventure
    Addicted to Adventure (Paperback) Bob Shepton

    Bob Shepton is an ordained minister in the Church of England in his late 70s, but spends most of his time sailing into the Arctic and making first ascents of inaccessible mountains. No tea parties for this vicar....

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  • Band on the Bus
    Band on the Bus (English, Paperback) Richard King

    This light-hearted account follows the group on their trip across deserts and mountains, as they undertook an incredible expedition that would be impossible today.

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  • Food on Foot
    Food on Foot (English, Hardback) Demet Guzey

    Food is a defining part of any walk, through ice or sand, high mountains or deep valleys, in new continents or on well-trodden trails. This book explores why we eat when we walk, as well as what we eat and how. Across geographies, the type of walk determines the food we eat, and more remarkably, food we eat represents the type of walkers we are.

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  • The Bear Hunter
    The Bear Hunter (English, Hardback)

    The Bear Hunter is a unique story of football obsession. Author John Irwin vowed to track down each of the 86 players who featured in the club's nine successive league title triumphs between 1988 and 1997. His obsession took him around the world during seven years of adventures as he turned bear hunter to meet his heroes.

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  • Alone on the Ice
    Alone on the Ice (English, Paperback) David Roberts

    "Gripping and superb. This book will steal the night from you." -Laurence Gonzales, author of Deep Survival

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  • Farthest North
    Farthest North (Paperback) Fridtjof Nansen

    Only available edition of this exploration classic. In 1893 Fridtjof Nansen set sail for the North Pole in the Fram, a ship specially designed to be frozen into the polar ice cap, withstand its crushing pressures and drift to the North Pole as a scientific experiment to prove that the polar cap was a sheet of ice floating on the oceans.

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