Polar Regions
epub |eng | | Author:Elizabeth Leane

7 Looking Up and Looking Down The South Pole’s unusual combination of physical features gives it peculiar advantages as a site for scientific investigation. However, the science that takes place ...
( Category: Polar Regions January 20,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Laurie Gwen Shapiro

SEVEN THE STOWAWAY REPORT There were girls in Dunedin. But Billy was told by Lieutenant Harry Adams, For godsake, go home for a year and have fun! Visit your worried ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-04-25 | Author:Mary Pope Osborne [Osborne, Will]

To mourn means “to show sadness.” The people in the funeral procession brought things they thought the dead person would need in the Next Life. They carried food and drink, ...
( Category: History December 6,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-07 | Author:Farley Mowat [Mowat, Farley]

when the ice left the river, Itkut and I came back down to the coast. Kala was of the Sea People, so I took her bones out to that island ...
( Category: Travel Writing December 4,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-03 | Author:Chris Turney [Turney, Chris]

The Endurance headed east out from South Georgia to try to bypass the worst of the ice before plunging south into the Weddell Sea. It didn’t work. Three days after ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics December 3,2017 )
epub | | 2010-05-02 | Author:Tristan Jones [Jones, Tristan]

( Category: Water Sports December 2,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Rob Mundle [Rob Mundle]

Sergeant David Key, Senior Constable Darryl Jones and Senior Constable Barry Barclay received the Valour Award for actions of extraordinary bravery. The Valour Award is the highest award for bravery ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology November 27,2017 )
epub |eng | 1998-04-13 | Author:Polar Bears Past Bedtime [Bedtime, Polar Bears Past]

( Category: Action & Adventure November 15,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-18 | Author:Jean McNeil

By December it is too cold to flee his rages and hide in the bat-infested cabin in the woods. Deep snow pockets the spaces between the trees; it will be ...
( Category: Arts & Literature November 13,2017 )
epub |eng | 2000-11-02 | Author:Lennard Bickel

Eight hours after Ninnis was killed—at nine in the evening of December 14—they pulled with the dogs along the old tracks until they came to the rise that would hide ...
( Category: Arctic & Antarctica November 2,2017 )
epub |eng | 2012-07-27 | Author:Sprague Theobald & Allan Kreda [Theobald, Sprague]

CHAPTER 11 STUCK I was stunned. Peter’s email had literally knocked the wind out of me. It felt as though I was watching a 1950s B-movie with terrible special effects, ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers October 18,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-24 | Author:Sir Ernest Shackleton

* * * CHAPTER X ACROSS SOUTH GEORGIA The sun rose in the sky with every appearance of a fine day, and we grew warmer as we toiled through the ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers October 14,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-18 | Author:Blair Braverman

CHAPTER SEVEN “HEYYY,” SAID HELGE JENSEN, ON THE phone. “I’m going to build a fire tonight and call some folks. There’s some Muslims coming, some Polacks, and we’ve got dryfish ...
( Category: Hiking & Camping October 13,2017 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-24 | Author:Wilkinson, Alec [Wilkinson, Alec]

32 On July 24, for the first time in two years, they saw something other than “that never-ending white line of the horizon”—land. “We had almost given up our belief ...
( Category: Transportation October 12,2017 )
mobi |eng | 1998-11-03 | Author:The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

On Elephant Island The James Caird, Dudley Docker, and Stancomb Wills safely ashore at Cape Valentine, Elephant Island. The men pull the Caird to higher ground; two figures, one in ...
( Category: Arctic & Antarctica September 27,2017 )