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The Frozen Ship: The Histories and Tales of Polar Exploration (Hardback)
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The Frozen Ship: The Histories and Tales of Polar Exploration (Hardback)

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Hardback 244 Pages / Published: 28/10/2006
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The Frozen Ship examines the most influential, popular, and intriguing accounts of journeys into the eternal ice--from Viking settlers and Renaissance conquerors to Robert Falcon Scott and Ernest Shackleton, and from the tales of Parry, Franklin, Nansen, and Byrd to the forgotten stories of women at the poles.

Publisher: BlueBridge
ISBN: 9781933346038
Number of pages: 244
Weight: 435 g
Dimensions: 223 x 147 x 26 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"A rich and frequently startling work of literary scholarship...filled with fascinating material." --John Geiger, author, "Frozen In Time"
"A marvelous book, a story about stories whose meanings are wonderfully rendered by Sarah Moss." --J. Edward Chamberlin, author, "Horse: How the Horse Has Shaped Civilizations"
"A compelling account of the hold which polar exploration has had over the imagination." --Kate Flint, author, "The Victorians and the Visual Imagination"
"In bone-chilling detail, Moss navigates through the shifting floes...of polar exploration with a fascination for myth and meaning." --Laney Salisbury, coauthor, "The Cruelest Miles"

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