9780747596714

Racing with Death

Riffenburgh, Beau

ISBN 10: 0747596719 / 0-7475-9671-9
ISBN 13: 9780747596714
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Publication Date: 2009

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In 'Racing with Death', Beau Riffenburgh rediscovers the almost forgotten story of Mawson - with Shackleton and Scott, one of the three 'greats' of Antarctic exploration. It is an unforgettable story of raw courage and escape from the icy jaws of death.

 

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Riffenburgh, Beau
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Book Description: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 198 x 129 mm. Brand New Book. Scott, Shackleton and Mawson were the three great explorers of the Edwardian age. Now Beau Riffenburgh tells the forgotten story of Douglas Mawson and his death-defying expedition of 1911-14. A key member of Ernest Shackleton s famous Nimrod Expedition, Mawson led his own Australasian Antarctic Expedition. However, following the tragic deaths of the other members of his sledging party, he was left to struggle the hundreds of miles back to base alone, only to find that the relief ship had sailed away, leaving him to face another year in Antarctica. Having survived with a small band of men against incredible odds, he later led a groundbreaking two-year expedition which explored hundreds of miles of unknown coastline. Mawson s is a story of true heroism and a fascinating insight into the human psyche under extreme duress. Bookseller Inventory # AA79780747596714

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Racing with Death: Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer (Paperback) (ISBN: 9780747596714)
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Book Description: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 198 x 129 mm. Brand New Book. Scott, Shackleton and Mawson were the three great explorers of the Edwardian age. Now Beau Riffenburgh tells the forgotten story of Douglas Mawson and his death-defying expedition of 1911-14. A key member of Ernest Shackleton s famous Nimrod Expedition, Mawson led his own Australasian Antarctic Expedition. However, following the tragic deaths of the other members of his sledging party, he was left to struggle the hundreds of miles back to base alone, only to find that the relief ship had sailed away, leaving him to face another year in Antarctica. Having survived with a small band of men against incredible odds, he later led a groundbreaking two-year expedition which explored hundreds of miles of unknown coastline. Mawson s is a story of true heroism and a fascinating insight into the human psyche under extreme duress. Bookseller Inventory # AA79780747596714

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Book Description: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Racing with Death: Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer, Beau Riffenburgh, Scott, Shackleton and Mawson were the three great explorers of the Edwardian age. Now Beau Riffenburgh tells the forgotten story of Douglas Mawson and his death-defying expedition of 1911-14. A key member of Ernest Shackleton's famous Nimrod Expedition, Mawson led his own Australasian Antarctic Expedition. However, following the tragic deaths of the other members of his sledging party, he was left to struggle the hundreds of miles back to base alone, only to find that the relief ship had sailed away, leaving him to face another year in Antarctica. Having survived with a small band of men against incredible odds, he later led a groundbreaking two-year expedition which explored hundreds of miles of unknown coastline. Mawson's is a story of true heroism and a fascinating insight into the human psyche under extreme duress. Bookseller Inventory # B9780747596714

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Book Description: Bloomsbury Paperbacks. Book Condition: New. 2009. Paperback. Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer. 320 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. In Racing with Death, Beau Riffenburgh redisovers the almost forgotten story of Mawson - with Shackleton and Scott, one of the three 'greats' of Antarctic exploration. It is a breathtaking story of raw courage and escape from the very jaws of death. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1MTS; 3JJC; BTP; WTLP. Dimension: 196 x 129 x 22. Weight: 224. . . . . . Over 350,000 customers served online!. Bookseller Inventory # V9780747596714

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Book Description: Bloomsbury Paperbacks. Book Condition: New. 2009. Paperback. Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer. 320 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. In Racing with Death, Beau Riffenburgh redisovers the almost forgotten story of Mawson - with Shackleton and Scott, one of the three 'greats' of Antarctic exploration. It is a breathtaking story of raw courage and escape from the very jaws of death. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1MTS; 3JJC; BTP; WTLP. Dimension: 196 x 129 x 22. Weight: 224. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland . Bookseller Inventory # V9780747596714

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Book Description: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London, 2009. Book Condition: New. Language: english. In Racing with Death, Beau Riffenburgh redisovers the almost forgotten story of Mawson - with Shackleton and Scott, one of the three 'greats' of Antarctic exploration. It is a breathtaking story of raw courage and escape from the very jaws of death. Bookseller Inventory # 8234636

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