Scott's Last Expedition

Scott's Last Expedition

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Robert Scott's final journey to the South Pole has been called one of history's greatest tales of adventure, and in his journals this extraordinary mission is recorded in vivid detail. Scott's writing is a harrowing narration of an expedition filled with drama and cruel disappointment. In his conversational entries there is fascinating insight into the character of an icon of courage and adventure.show more

Product details

  • CD-Audio | 5 pages
  • 128 x 150 x 18mm | 117.93g
  • Canongate Books Ltd
  • CSA Word
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Abridged
  • Abridged edition
  • 1906147892
  • 9781906147891
  • 1,877,390

Review quote

"Scott was an incredibly coherent writer, and his thoughts, feelings, and observations are very sensitively portrayed by narrator David Horovitch, who brings great emotional depthto this tragic episode." Library Journal"show more

About Captain Robert Falcon Scott

Robert Scott (1868-1912) was a British explorer who led two expeditions to the South Pole. His race to the pole against Norway's Roald Amundsen celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2011/2.show more

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