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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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  • Climbing Everest
    Climbing Everest (English, Paperback) George Leigh Mallory

    First-ever collection of all of George Leigh Mallory's writings on climbing.

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  • Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness
    Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness (English, Paperback) Ibn Fadlan

    Between the ninth and fourteenth centuries, Arab travellers such as Ibn Fadlan journeyed widely and frequently into the far north, crossing territories that now include Russia, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. This title offers an illuminating insight into the world of the Arab geographers, and the medieval lands of the far north.

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  • The Land Beyond
    The Land Beyond (English, Hardback) Leon McCarron

    There are many reasons why it might seem unwise to walk, mostly alone, through the Middle East. That, in part is, is exactly why Leon McCarron did it.

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  • Marianne North
    Marianne North (English, Hardback) Michelle Payne

    This is the story of Marianne North, an unmarried middle-aged Victorian lady of comfortable means, who set off in 1871 on her first expedition to make a pictorial record of the tropical and exotic plants of the world.

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  • Into the Wild
    Into the Wild (English, Paperback) Jon Krakauer

    The film tie-in edition of Jon Krakauer's classic account of a gifted young man who chose literally to walk away from his life.

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  • Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
    Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage (Paperback) Alfred Lansing

    Adventure, shipwreck, storms and survival on the high seas.

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  • In Patagonia
    In Patagonia (English, Paperback) Bruce Chatwin

    Beautifully written and full of wonderful descriptions and intriguing tales, In Patagonia is an account of Bruce Chatwin's travels to a remote country in search of a strange beast and his encounters with the people whose fascinating stories delay him on the road.

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  • The Log from the Sea of Cortez
    The Log from the Sea of Cortez (Paperback) John Steinbeck

    In 1940 Steinbeck sailed in a sardine boat with his great friend the marine biologist, Ed Ricketts, to collect marine invertebrates from the beaches of the Gulf of California. The expedition was described by the two men in Sea of Cortez, published in 1941.

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  • An Unsung Hero
    An Unsung Hero (English, Paperback) Michael Smith

    Now available in a fresh, new format, this is the story of the remarkable Tom Crean who ran away to sea aged fifteen and played a memorable role in Antarctic exploration. An unforgettable story of triumph over unparalleled hardship and deprivation does justice to this enigmatic figure.

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  • Jungle of Stone
    Jungle of Stone (English, Paperback) William Carlsen

    Documents the true story of the nineteenth-century rediscovery of the Mayan civilization by American ambassador John Lloyd Stephens and British architect Frederick Catherwood, illuminating how their findings profoundly changed Western understandings about human history.

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  • Ice Ghosts
    Ice Ghosts (English, Hardback) Paul Watson

    The true story of the greatest mystery of Arctic exploration-and the rare mix of marine science and Inuit knowledge that led to the shipwreck's recent discovery.

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  • The Journals of Captain Cook
    The Journals of Captain Cook (English, Paperback) James Cook

    Cook led three famous expeditions to the Pacific Ocean between 1768 and 1779. In voyages that ranged from the Antarctic circle to the Arctic Sea, Cook charted Australia and the whole coast of New Zealand, and brought back descriptions of the natural history of the Pacific. This title tells the story of these voyages.

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  • Coronation Everest
    Coronation Everest (Paperback) Jan Morris

    Offers an intimate evocation of the famous of all mountaineering exploits and the old-fashioned Fleet Street scoop.

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  • Journals
    Journals (English, Paperback) Captain Robert Falcon Scott

    Captain Scott's own account of his tragic race with Roald Amundsen for the South Pole thrilled the world in 1913. This new edition of his Journals publishes for the first time a complete list of the changes made to Scott's original text before publication.

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  • Fear
    Fear (English, Paperback) Sir Ranulph Fiennes

    'Fear and Sir Ranulph Fiennes, you'd be forgiven for thinking, go together like a snowstorm and a heat wave. Yet the man once described by the Guinness Book of World Records as the greatest living explorer turns out to be a normal person after all.' Radio Times

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  • Tom Crean
    Tom Crean (English, Paperback) Michael Smith

    This revised pictorial biography celebrates the life of Tom Crean, a great Irish hero of Antarctic exploration in an age of epics of endurance and survival against the odds. Supported by complementary text, diary extracts and maps plus new information on Tom Crean's life, this is a lasting celebration of a true hero.

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  • Fatal Passage
    Fatal Passage (Paperback) Ken McGoogan

    The true story of the remarkable John Rae - Arctic traveller and Hudson's Bay Company doctor - FATAL PASSAGE is a tale of imperial ambition and high adventure. A remarkable story of courage and determination, FATAL PASSAGE is Ken McGoogan's passionate redemption of Rae's rightful place in history.

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  • The Stowaway
    The Stowaway (English, Hardback) Laurie Gwen Shapiro

    "Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover"--Title page verso.

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  • Colliding Continents
    Colliding Continents (English, Paperback) Mike Searle

    Gargantuan geological forces created the spectacular mountain ranges of the Himalaya and Karakoram. Mike Searle, one of the world's most experienced field geologists, tells the scientific story, illustrating it with his own photographs, and accounts of his mountaineering and research in the region.

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