Weaving together the discovery stories of explorers such as Cook, Shackleton, Scott, and Amundsen, with the ecological stories of whaling and sealing, fishing and climate change, man's impact on this magnificent continent is revealed. For such an austere, frozen, and inhospitable environment, Antarctica is in fact a surprisingly fragile Eden.
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Jonathan and Angela Scott are coauthors of the Big Cat Diary trilogy and Mara-Serengeti. They are both previous BBC Wildlife Photographers of the Year, and their photographs appeared in the Big Cat Diary series of books.
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Book Description HarperCollins UK. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0007183453. Bookseller Inventory # 9780007183456
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007183453
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0007183453