This book is a detailed account of Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition to the South Pole, as told through the journals of a member of the expedition. It provides a gripping and poignant insight into the harsh realities of polar exploration in the early 20th century, including the team's scientific endeavors, their struggle against the brutal Antarctic conditions, the camaraderie among the men, and the tragic death of Scott and his companions on their return journey from the South Pole.
The 7616th greatest book of all time
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This book is on the following lists:
- 38th on Extreme Classics: The 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time (National Geographic Adventure Magazine)