I May Be Some Time: The Story Behind the Antarctic Tragedy of Captain Scott (Paperback)
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I May Be Some Time: The Story Behind the Antarctic Tragedy of Captain Scott (Paperback)

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Paperback 416 Pages / Published: 05/07/2018
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The anticipated new novel by Francis Spufford, Light Perpetual, is now available to preorder! When Captain Scott died in 1912 on his way back from the South Pole, his story became a myth embedded in the national imagination. Everyone remembers the doomed Captain Oates's last words: 'I'm just going outside, and I may be some time.' Francis Spufford's celebrated and prize-winning history shows how Scott's death was the culmination of a national enchantment with vast empty spaces, the beauty of untrodden snow, and perilous journeys to the end of the earth.

Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571346783
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 405 g
Dimensions: 195 x 125 x 40 mm
Edition: Main

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