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Antarctica

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ANTARCTICA. Buy these 5 items as a set for $101 including shipping, 15% off the retail price. With free shipping on anything else you order.  Buy Package

Endurance, Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

ANT396
Alfred Lansing
Hachette
2015
416
0465062881
PAPER
History
1
1
0
0
Lansing's gripping day-by-day story of Shackleton's legendary perseverance is essential reading for any Antarctic traveler. This 100th anniversary edition is outfitted with maps, an expanded selection of Frank Hurley's photographs and an introduction by N
$16.99

Penguins of the World

ANT62
Wayne Lynch
Firefly Books
2007
176
1554072743
PAPER
Natural History
1
1
0
0
Lynch weaves delightful tales of penguins, their habitats and habits, with hundreds of glorious full-color photographs.
$24.95

The Oceanites Site Guide to the Antarctic Peninsula

ANT37
Ron Naveen
2005
129
0966101103
FLEXI-BOUND
Guidebook
1
0
0
0
This guide, which supports the Antarctic Site Inventory Project, covers 40 prime visitor sites in detail. It also includes some of the best photography we've seen. Second edition.
$29.95

Antarctica, A Guide to the Wildlife

ANT30
Tony Soper
Bradt Publications
2013
160
1841624837
PAPER
Field Guide
1
0
0
0
Designed for the field, this compact handbook features all the species of birds, seals and whales the traveler is likely to encounter on an Antarctic voyage.
$25.99

Antarctic Explorer Map

ANT128
Ocean Explorer
Ocean Explorer Maps
2009
1
0953861805
MAP
Reference
1
0
0
0
A full-color map of the Antarctic Peninsula, including Tierra del Fuego, the Falklands and South Georgia, at a scale of 1:2,750,000. With a map of the Antarctic continent on the reverse.
$12.95

Antarctic Peninsula and Scotia Sea Map

ANT299
British Antarctic Survey
2015
1
1855313073
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
One in a series that also includes the South Shetlands (ANT300), the Gerlache (ANT228) and South Georgia (ANT221), this excellent map shows the cruise from Ushuaia on one side, with a detail of the Peninsula on the other.
$24.95

Lonely Planet Antarctica

ANT139
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2012
380
1741794595
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Alexis Averbuck, author of the new edition of this compact and surprisingly handy guide, expands coverage of Ushuaia, the Falklands and South Georgia. With a wildlife guide and contributions from 26 Antarctic experts on the history, geology, wildlife and future of Antarctica.
$29.99

Hoosh: Roast Penguin, Scurvy Day, and Other Stories of Antarctic Cuisine

ANT367
Jason C. Anthony
University of Nebraska Press
2012
286
0803226667
PAPER
Food
0
0
0
0
Antarctic traveler Jason Anthony tells the story of the continent's exploration through the celebrated 'hoosh' of early days and other polar fare.
$26.95

Melting Away, Images of the Arctic and Antarctic

ANT401
Camille Seaman
Chronicle Books
2014
160
1616892609
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
In her masterful series of 75 portraits and essays, Camille Seaman shows how climate change has wreaked havoc on both the North and South Poles.
$55.00

Penguins In The Wild

ANT394
David Tipling
MIT Press
2013
160
0262019604
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
Renowned photographer David Tipling’s celebration of the playful and sympathetic arctic bird features profiles of the world’s 17 penguin species (you might recognize the King, Emperor and Rockhopper) plus 139 striking full-color photographs.
$30.95

The Crossing of Antarctica

ANT398
George Lowe
Thames & Hudson
2014
240
0500252025
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
This collection of previously unpublished photographs captures everyday moments, sprawling landscapes and candid portraits from 1957 Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition, as well as the reflections of explorers and polar experts.
$40.00

1912, The Year the World Discovered Antarctica

ANT368
Chris Turney
Counterpoint
2013
358
1582437890
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
Turney looks at the great leap forward in Antarctic science that was made 100 years ago with the expeditions of not just Scott and Amundsen but also those of Mawson, Filchner and Shirase. A brisk and engaging history of science and exploration in the Antarctic. An Australian scientist himself, Turney sees Mawson as the scientific hero of the age.
$16.95

Antarctica

ANT428
Arnold Zageris
Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited
2016
334
1554553679
HARD COVER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
Large-format photographer Arnold Zageris presents the splendors of Antarctica in a gorgeous coffee table book. He shows Antarctica as a land of superlatives, home to the most delicate ice crystals, most relentless storms and the tallest ice peaks on Earth.
$75.00

Below the Convergence, Voyages Toward Antarctica 1699-1839

ANT43
Alan Gurney
W. W. Norton & Company
2007
336
0393329046
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
A polished storyteller (and popular lecturer on Antarctic voyages), Gurney weaves remarkable tales of early exploration in this riveting account.
$21.95

Chasing Shackleton

ANT393
Tim Jarvis
William Morrow & Company
2014
272
0062282735
HARD COVER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
In this unique memoir of adventure and discovery, based on the PBS documentary, veteran polar explorer Tim Jarvis retraces for the first time the epic 1914 expedition of Sir Ernest Shackleton in his inspiring attempt to cross the Antarctic continent.
$35.00

South, The Illustrated Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

ANT422
Frank Hurley (Photographer), Ernest Shackleton
Quayside
2016
384
0760350256
HARD COVER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
A special edition of the adventure survival classic, this work pairs Shackleton's original chronicle (ANT61) with photos by expedition photographer Frank Hurley.
$40.00

The Last Place on Earth, Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole

ANT100
Roland Huntford
Modern Library
1999
576
0375754741
PAPER
Exploration
0
1
0
0
Igniting huge controversy when it first appeared, Huntford's rousing dual biography contrasts Amundsen's well-planned campaign to achieve the Pole with Scott's ill-fated quest.
$17.00

The Worst Journey in the World

ANT23
Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Penguin
2006
573
0143039385
PAPER
Exploration
0
1
0
0
Cherry-Garrard's epic midwinter jaunt to an emperor penguin rookery is just a warm-up for the main event: Scott's doomed last expedition.
$18.00

Think South, How We Got Six Men and Forty Dogs Across Antarctica

ANT416
Cathy De Moll
Minnesota Historical Society
2015
282
0873519884
HARD COVER
Exploration
10/15/2015
0
0
0
0
DeMoll goes behind the scenes of the 1990 International Trans-Antarctica Expedition, one of the most inspiring expeditions to "the seventh continent" that revealed its fragility to millions worldwide.
$24.95

Alone in Antarctica, The First Woman to Ski Solo Across the Southern Ice

ANT404
Felicity Aston
Counterpoint
2015
320
1619025760
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
In this inspirational memoir, Felicity Aston describes her pioneering journey -- skiing across the whole of Antarctica -- while meditating on human vulnerability, struggle and the experience of solitude in the Information Age.
$16.95

End of the Earth, Voyaging to Antarctica

ANT190
Peter Matthiessen
National Geographic
2004
242
0792268369
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
In this fine book, the result of two voyages, Matthiessen captures the magic of polar landscapes and wildlife, along with the camaraderie of a ship-based polar expedition.
$15.00

Lost Antarctica, Adventures in a Disappearing Land

ANT365
James McClintock
St. Martins
2014
256
1137278889
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
A marine biologist who first traveled to the Kerguelen 30 years ago, James McClintock offers an intimate tour of the continent and his many voyages south, covering his field seasons at Palmer and McMurdo, his work on marine invertebrates and looming environmental challenges with equal, feet-on-the-ground aplomb. McClintock leads an annual expedition cruise to the Antarctic on climate change (some of you may have traveled with him).
$18.99

The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning

ANT407
Carol Devine, Wendy Trusler
HarperCollins
2015
272
0062395033
HARD COVER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
An insightful miscellany from a 55-person environmental cleanup expedition in Bellingshausen, Antarctica, led by two intrepid women. The authors’ travelogue is supplemented by 42 recipes, anecdotes, journal entries, vignettes and captivating photography.
$40.00

The Last Viking, The Life of Roald Amundsen

ANT369
Stephen R. Bown
Da Capo Press
2013
356
0306822660
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Bown plumbs newspaper archives, Amundsen's own words and contemporary accounts for this tale of the unusual and hugely accomplished explorer, first to the South Pole, first across both the Northeast and Northwest passages and a pioneer of polar aviation.
$17.99

Everland

ANT418
Rebecca Hunt
Europa Editions
2015
320
1609452887
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This atmospheric novel charts two expeditions to a fictional Antarctic island called Everland. The first, set in 1913, is a doomed voyage that captures the age of Scott and Shackleton and the second, in 2012, may be fated to repeat the same mistakes.
$17.00

My Last Continent

ANT434
Midge Raymond
Scribner
2017
336
1501124714
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
In her debut novel, Raymond transports readers to the ethereal Antarctic landscape and into the lives of expedition tour guides, Deb and Keller, who bond over their shared love for the continent and the penguins they study. Vivid and evocative of journeys to the end of the earth and the lives found there.
$26.00

Antarctica, A Call to Action

ANT280
Sebastian Copeland
2008
96
1601090277
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
1
0
0
Copeland's collection of striking photographs includes a three-page list of sensible suggestions to protect the planet.
$24.95

Blue Ice

ANT414
Peter Clarkson (Introduction), Julian Dowdeswell (Foreword), Alex Bernasconi (Photographer)
2016
204
1608877353
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Award-winning nature photographer Alex Bernasconi explores the harsh climates and extreme conditions of the Antarctic through awe-inspiring panoramas, giving due attention to the diversity and resiliency of the native species.
$50.00

Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence and Emperor Penguins

ANT384
Gavin Francis
Counterpoint
2014
304
1619023407
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Gavin Francis recounts his time as base doctor at Halley Research Station, the British Antarctic Survey base on the Caird Coast in the Weddell Sea.
$17.95

Fraser's Penguins

ANT323
Fen Montaigne
Henry Holt and Company
2012
320
125000263X
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Montaigne turns a summer working with penguin biologist Bill Fraser at Palmer Station into a captivating tale of hard work, camaraderie and penguins, deftly capturing the allure and grandeur of the Antarctic Peninsula.
$22.99

Southern Light, Images from Antarctica

ANT383
David Neilson (Photographer)
Abbeville Publishing Group
2013
306
0789211556
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Neilson has turned his six journeys to the ice (sometimes lugging a 30-pound large format camera), into a coffee-table tribute to the continent and its wildlife. Includes 130 color and 100 rich black-and-white oversized photographs.
$85.00

The Crystal Desert

ANT01
David Campbell
Lightning Source
2002
308
0618219218
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A biologist with the heart of a poet, Campbell focuses on the fossils, glaciers and wildlife of the Antarctic Peninsula in these vivid essays.
$20.95

A Voyage to Antarctica, Wildlife of the Antarctic Peninsula

ANT406
Diego Punta Fernandez
49 South
2013
9872625573
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A high quality, laminated fold-out card featuring the wildlife of the Antarctic Peninsula as well as the Drake Passage, Cape Horn and Beagle Channel.
$12.00

Antarctic Wildlife

ANT336
James Lowen
Princeton University Press
2011
240
0691150338
FLEXI-BOUND
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Produced by a shipboard naturalist, this handy identification guide focuses on the Beagle Channel, Drake and Peninsula regions.
$22.95

For Kids

Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World, The True Story of the Endurance Expedition

ANT68
Jennifer Armstrong
2000
128
0375810498
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
Featuring 40 of expedition photographer Frank Hurley's stunning photographs, this book vividly retells the story of the Endurance for kids ages 12 and up. With many excerpts from expedition diaries.
$12.99

Trapped by the Ice, Shackleton's Amazing Antarctic Adventure

ANT75
Michael McCurdy
Bloomsbury USA
2002
32
0802776337
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An illustrated retelling of the Endurance expedition geared for children.
$9.99

Mr. Popper's Penguins

ANT134
Florence Atwater, Richard Atwater
Little Brown and Company
1992
139
0316058432
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
The comic adventure of Antarctic-obsessed Mr. Popper and his houseful of penguins, originally published in 1938. Though he always dreamed of exploring the polar regions -- and he keeps in touch with Admiral Drake -- Mr. Popper and his family never expected a penguin to appear on their doorstep. Geared for ages 8-to-10, this Newbery Honor book is also perfect to read aloud (or to entertain adults).
$7.99

Eyewitness Arctic & Antarctic

GEN187
Barbara Taylor, Geoff Brightling (Photographer)
DK Publishing
2011
72
0756690714
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Young readers will enjoy this snazzy, illustrated survey of life and nature at high latitudes.
$19.99

Antarctica, The Heart of the World

ANT245
Coral Tulloch
Enchanted Lion Books
2006
48
1592700543
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Parents and grandparents take note! Kids ages 10-12 will devour this illustrated primer on Antarctica, its wildlife, research and history. With hundreds of color photographs, profiles of Antarctic scientists, clever drawings and an excellent chapter on life at the Antarctic research stations.
$17.95

Arctic and Antarctic Life Coloring Book

ANT251
Ruth Soffer
Dover Publications
2007
48
0486298930
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Big, easy-to-color drawings depict dozens of seals, penguins, birds and whales from both ends of the Earth in this delightful roundup.
$4.99

Race to the South Pole Coloring Book

ANT332
Patricia J. Wynne
Dover Publications
2010
0486476685
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Ross MacPhee (Race to the End) collaborated with illustrator Patricia Wynne for this historically accurate, thrilling account of Antarctic exploration in 30 ready-to-color illustrations.
$3.99

Frozen Secrets, Antarctica Revealed

ANT338
Sally M. Walker
Lerner Publishing Group
2010
104
1580136079
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Lively, illustrated -- and with a focus on ongoing science -- this excellent book introduces the history, geology, climate and wildlife of Antarctica with depth for ages nine and up. Walker interviews dozens of leading researchers, showing the men and women (and there are many) at work in color photographs.
$20.95

A Trip to the Bottom of the World With Mouse

ANT379
Frank Viva
Candlewick Press
2012
32
1935179195
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Inspired by his journey to the Antarctic, Viva includes penguins and whales and fellow tourists and a dip in the thermal waters of Pendulum Cove in this brightly illustrated tale of adventure for ages four and up.
$12.95

Sophie Scott Goes South

ANT391
Alison Lester
Houghton Mifflin Company
2013
40
0544088956
HARD COVER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A delightful fictional expedition told through the voice of nine-year-old Sophie Scott aboard her father’s icebreaker. Sophie’s enthusiastic travel diary records her sightings in the natural world, from fantastically shaped icebergs to penguins, whales and the Southern Lights.
$17.99

Shackleton's Journey

ANT395
William Grill
Perseus
2014
80
1909263109
HARD COVER
Exploration
2/18/2014
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
The exciting story of British explorer Ernest Shackleton's journey to the Antarctic, written for children and illustrated by award-winning artist William Grill in bright, cheery colored pencil drawings.
$24.00

Shackleton, Antarctic Odyssey

ANT397
Nick Bertozzi
Macmillan
2014
128
1596434511
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
This entertaining and dramatic graphic novel chronicles Ernest Shackleton’s ambitious expedition into Antarctica, an astonishing feat that very nearly took his life and the lives of his fellow explorers.
$16.99

Antarctic Expedition

ANT408
DK Publishing
DK Publishing
2015
128
1465438629
HARD COVER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An educational title in the DK Adventures series, filled with useful vocabulary and historical background on the intrepid explorers who trekked towards the South Pole. It answers questions like How do researchers survive in such cold weather? and What animals live there? Written for ages 8 to 12.
$16.99

Frozen Wild, How Animals Survive in the Coldest Places on Earth

ARC347
Jim Arnosky
Sterling Publishing Company
2015
30
1454910259
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Perfect for family reading on a winter's night, or for independent learners, this thoughtful study shows how wild animals can survive harsh winters, the Arctic and Antarctic. Illustrated with beautiful artwork, with many pieces enlarged in fold-out pages.
$14.95

The Endurance, Shackleton's Perilous Expedition in Antartica

ANT413
M.P. Robertson (Illustrator), Meredith Hooper
Abbeville Publishing Group
2001
32
0789207044
HARD COVER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Written for children ages 7 to 10, this true story introduces the extraordinary expedition of Sir Ernest Shackleton who must lead 27 men to safety after their vessel Endurance is crushed in Antarctic ice.
$16.95

Penguin's Way

ANT423
Leonard Weisgard (Illustrator), Johanna Johnston
University of Chicago Press
2015
48
1851244271
HARD COVER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This classic children's book introduces emperor penguins to readers ages 7-8. A playful colony enjoys "fishing" each summer, but what will they do in the winter time?! How will their chicks survive?!
$20.00

Penguins! The World's Coolest Birds

ANT427
Wayne Lynch
Firefly Books
2016
80
177085858X
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Written for ages 10 to 13, but fun for the whole family, this engaging overview contains updated science facts about the world's favorite bird. Lynch covers diet, territorial squabbles, new species of penguins and much more.
$12.95

South

ANT430
John MacKenna, Maurice Pierse (Illustrator), Ernest Shackleton
Casemat
2016
64
1911091034
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Part of the Real Reads series, this accessible text is an abridged retelling of Ernest Shackleton's classic exploration narrative South (ANT61). Designed for ages 10 to 13, but the text and engaging illustrations will appeal to even younger readers.
$6.95

More Books

Antarctica, Secrets of the Southern Continent

ANT167
David McGonigal
Firefly Books
2008
400
1554073987
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Expedition leader McGonigal's strikingly illustrated Antarctic primer features 600 color photographs and excellent maps along with essays on history, exploration, wildlife, science and conservation by fellow Antarcticans.
$59.95

Antarctica, An Adventure of a Different Nature

ANT199
IMAX
Slingshot
1999
1584480017
DVD
Film
0
0
0
0
A breathtakingly beautiful IMAX documentary of Antarctic wildlife, research and exploration featuring innovative aerial and underwater photography. 38 minutes.
$19.99

Birds & Mammals of the Antarctic, Subantarctic & Falkland Islands

ANT213
Frank Todd
Ibis Publishing Company
2004
138
0934797226
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Compact and comprehensive, this indispensable photo guide by Mr. Penguin himself includes all the hard-to-identify seabirds of Antarctic waters.
$29.95

In Search of the South Pole

ANT347
Herbert Kari, Huw Lewis-jones
Sterling Publishing Company
2011
192
1844861376
HARD COVER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
Kari Herbert (daughter of polar explorer Sir Wally) and husband Huw Lewis-Jones collared an international who's who of explorers, historians, scientists and polar experts for this irresistible portrait of place. With 150 photographs.
$29.95

The Storied Ice

ANT353
Joan Boothe
Regent Press
2011
372
1587902184
PAPER
History
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
A frequent visitor to the Antarctic over the past decade, Joan Boothe recounts the thrilling adventures of whalers, sealers, explorers and scientists along the Antarctic Peninsula. With abundant quotes, 100 illustrations, 30 maps and a chronology.
$24.95

Penguin-Pedia

ANT362
David Salomon
Aa Balkema
2011
303
1612540155
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Texas businessman David Salomon has turned his lifelong passion for penguins and his worldwide travelers into an exhaustive catalog, organized by species and with hundreds of color photographs.
$29.95

Where'd You Go, Bernadette

PNW313
Maria Semple
Little Brown and Company
2013
336
0316204277
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
0
An endearing comic mystery about a high school girl’s search for her agoraphobic mother who goes missing from their Seattle home ahead of a promised trip to Antarctica. A writer for television shows like Arrested Development and Mad About You, Semple knows funny.
$15.99

Antarctic Wildlife

ANT386
James Kavanagh
Waterford Press
2013
1583557881
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
With full color illustrations, this 12-panel folding pocket guide shows the penguins, sea and land birds, marine mammals and even a few plants and fishes of the Antarctic.
$7.95

Antarctic Peninsula, A Visitor's Guide

ANT388
Adrian Fox, British Antarctic Survey
Independent Publishers Group
2012
128
0565093088
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
This handy primer by Adrian Fox and team at the British Antarctic Survey covers the geology and geography, weather, climate, politics and history of the Antarctic Peninsula with authority.
$29.95

Antarctic Map

ANT392
Reise Know How
Reise Know How
2013
1
383177255X
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A clear, high quality map to the Antarctic at a scale of 1:8,000,000, printed on durable, waterproof paper.
$14.95

Shackleton, By Endurance We Conquer

ANT400
Michael Smith
Oneworld Publications
2015
464
1780747071
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Journalist and polar historian Michael Smith's intimate biography of Ernest Shackleton takes stock of the explorer's prodigious skills as a leader and navigator alongside his chaotic private life, romantic affairs and unfulfilled ambitions.
$17.99

Flaws in the Ice, In Search of Douglas Mawson

ANT403
David Day
Lyons Press
2014
272
1493007505
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
A historical travelogue debunking the legend surrounding Antarctic explorer David Mawson. Day spends five weeks retracing the trail of Mawson’s 1911-1941 odyssey and, along the way, presents evidence that Mawson is undeserving of praise.
$18.95

Polar, A Photicular Book

ARC340
Dan Kainen, Carol Kaufmann
Workman Publishing Company
2015
24
0761185690
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Utilizing the new technology of photicular images, this innovative book uses interleaved photos, sliding lenses and four-color video imagery to depict the landscape and wildlife of the Arctic and Antarctic.
$25.95

Exploring With Byrd, Episodes of an Adventurous Life

ANT415
Richard Evelyn, Jr. Byrd
Rowman & Littlefield
2015
266
1442241683
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Originally published in 1937 this is the final book of Byrd’s autobiography in which he recounts his time training to become a Navy pilot, his controversial flights to the North and South Poles and his quests across the Antarctic continent.
$24.95

Ice Diaries, A Memoir

ANT417
Jean McNeil
Perseus
2016
404
1770413189
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Writer-in-residence with the British Antarctic Survey, Jean McNeil reflects on a year living in the world's iciest places -- Antarctica, Greenland, Iceland and Svalbard -- mixing travelogue with science and memoir.
$24.95

Chasing Shackleton

ANT419
Tim Jarvis
Baker & Taylor Video
2013
6315306381
DVD
Film
0
0
0
0
Using a replica boat and period equipment and clothing, Jarvis and his assembled crew retrace the legendary footsteps of Ernest Shackleton in this PBS documentary. Runtime: 180 minutes.
$24.99

The Lamentations of Zeno

ANT424
Ilija Trojanow
Verso
2016
176
178478219X
HARD COVER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Finally a fresh novel set in Antarctica! A once-optimistic glaciologist is driven to the brink of madness, watching his glaciers rapidly degrade while the world remains complacent. He hatches a horrifying plan.
$19.95

Shackleton's Boat, The Story of the James Caird

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Harding McGregor Dunnett
Dufour Editions
2015
240
1848892128
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Historian Harding Dunnett tells the story of one of the unsung heroes of Shackleton's epic escape from Antarctica -- the lifeboat that saved the party for certain death, currently on display at Dulwich College in London.
$24.00

Shackleton's Heroes, The Epic Story of the Men Who Kept the Endurance Expedition Alive

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Sir Ranulph Fiennes (Foreword), Wilson Mcorist
Skyhorse
2016
384
1510710752
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Going deeper into the inner-workings of Shackleton's Trans-Antarctic Expedition, this popular history focuses on the Mount Hope Party. Unaware of Shackleton's failure to reach his landing point, the six-man team risked their lives for a captain who, tragically, wouldn't arrive.
$24.99

Penguins and Other Seabirds

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Matt Sewell
Ten Speed Press
2016
128
0399578676
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Ornithologist and illustrator Matt Sewell produced this art book featuring 50 of the world's penguins and sea birds. With beautiful pop-art watercolors and whimsical descriptions.
$12.99

Dispatches from Continent Seven, An Anthology of Antarctic Science

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Rebecca Priestley (Editor)
Independent Publishers Group
2016
456
1927249058
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Anthology
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From fascinating fossil evidence to the reasons behind Antarctica's surprising number of meteorites, this scientific anthology reveals over 200 years of research on Antarctica.
$37.99

South Pole Station

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Ashley Shelby
Macmillan
2017
336
1250112826
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The debut novel by prize-winning author Ashley Shelby, set at a science station deep in Antarctica, puts a group of misfits at the center of a global controversy. A well-paced "comedy of errors" that's a funny introduction to the southern continent.
$26.00