An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science

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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science

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An Empire of Ice presents a fascinating new take on Antarctic exploration—placing the famed voyages of Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen, his British rivals Robert Scott and Ernest Shackleton, and others in a larger scientific, social, and geopolitical context.

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0300154089^0300188218^9780300154085^9780300188219

Publication Date

2011

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Yale University Press

An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science

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