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The Worst Journey in the World

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This edition published in by Carroll & Graf in New York, USA.

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A Gripping story of courage and achievement.
Only the writings of T.E. Lawrence, Sir Richard Burton and Ernest Shackleton compare with this harrowing memoir. Cherry-Garrard, who accompanied Robert Falcon Scott to the Antarctic on the explorer's doomed quest of the South Pole, recounts the unforgettable journey across forbidding, inhospitable terrain. He was also a member of the search party that ultimately discovered Scott's frozen body along with his last notebook entries.

With an introduction by the author, this tale of adventure stands out as a literary accomplishment as well as a classic of exploration.
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The worst journey in the world: Antarctic, 1910-1913
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The Worst Journey in the World
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The Worst Journey in the World
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2007, Chongqing chu ban she
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The worst journey in the world
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June 2001, Picador
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The Worst Journey in the World
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The Worst Journey in the World
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1998 November, Carroll & Graf
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The worst journey in the world
1997, Adventure Library
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August 1994, Trans-Atlantic Publications
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The Worst Journey in the World
July 1989, Carroll & Graf Pub
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The worst journey in the world: Antarctic 1910-13
1983, Penguin
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The worst journey in the world: Antarctic, 1910-13
1970, Penguin
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The worst journey in the world: Antarctic, 1910-1913
1965, Chatto & Windus
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1951, the author, distributed for him by Chatto and Windus
in English - Library ed. / with some corrections and a postscript.
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The worst journey in the world: Antarctic 1910-1913
1937, Chatto & Windus for the author
in English - One volume ed.
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The worst journey in the world: Antarctic, 1910-1913
1930, L. MacVeagh, The Dial press
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The Worst Journey in the World: Antarctic 1910-1913
1922, Constable and Company
Epub in English

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Worst Journey in the World, Antarctic 1910-1913

First published in 1922



Work Description

A Gripping story of courage and achievement.
Only the writings of T.E. Lawrence, Sir Richard Burton and Ernest Shackleton compare with this harrowing memoir. Cherry-Garrard, who accompanied Robert Falcon Scott to the Antarctic on the explorer's doomed quest of the South Pole, recounts the unforgettable journey across forbidding, inhospitable terrain. He was also a member of the search party that ultimately discovered Scott's frozen body along with his last notebook entries.

With an introduction by the author, this tale of adventure stands out as a literary accomplishment as well as a classic of exploration.



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Scott used to say that the worst part of an expedition was over when the preparation was finished.
added anonymously.
This post-war business is inartistic, for it is seldom that any one does anything well for the sake of doing it well; and it is un-Christian, if you value Christianity, for men are out to hurt and not to help—can you wonder, when the Ten Commandments were hurled straight from the pulpit through good stained glass.
added by Lisa.) "first sentence"

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The Worst Journey in the World

2nd ed., 4th printing

This edition published in by Carroll & Graf in New York, USA.


Edition Description

A Gripping story of courage and achievement.
Only the writings of T.E. Lawrence, Sir Richard Burton and Ernest Shackleton compare with this harrowing memoir. Cherry-Garrard, who accompanied Robert Falcon Scott to the Antarctic on the explorer's doomed quest of the South Pole, recounts the unforgettable journey across forbidding, inhospitable terrain. He was also a member of the search party that ultimately discovered Scott's frozen body along with his last notebook entries.

With an introduction by the author, this tale of adventure stands out as a literary accomplishment as well as a classic of exploration.
(back cover)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Originally published: London : Constable, 1922.

Copyright Date
1965

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
919.8/904
Library of Congress
G850 1910 .S465 1997

Contributors

  • Map and Artwork
    E.J. Hatch

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1013375M
Internet Archive
worstjourneyin00cher
ISBN 10
0786704373
ISBN 13
9780786704378
LC Control Number
96054510
OCLC/WorldCat
753339830
National Library of Australia
12985561
Library Thing
157178
Goodreads
44662513

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