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Prelude to Everest: Alezander Kellas, Himalayan Mountaineer—The Scottish Pioneer Who Was the First Man to Die in the Quest to Conquer Everest
Ian R. Mitchell & George W. Rodway. Doug Scott, foreword.
Publisher: Luath.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906817749.  Daedalus Item Code: 70105
 
Sir Edmund Hillary achieved immortality for being the first to reach Mount Everest's summit, but Alexander Kellas (1868–1921) has the dubious distinction of being the mountain's first casualty among ... (Read More)
 
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Round About the Earth: Circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit
Joyce E. Chaplin.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781416596202.  Daedalus Item Code: 64217
 
"All the voyagers who have ventured fearful into the vast unknown spaces of our planet have a patron saint: Harvard historian Joyce Chaplin. Did she, like them, really appreciate what she was getting ... (Read More)
 
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Selkirk's Island
Diana Souhami.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781782060314.  Daedalus Item Code: 61314
 
(Winner of the 2001 Whitbread Biography Award) The author of Gertrude and Alice, Greta and Cecil, and The Trials of Radclyffe Hall, Diana Souhami here gives us a singular ... (Read More)
 
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Sextant: A Voyage Guided by the Stars and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans
David Barrie.
Publisher: William Collins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780007516568.  Daedalus Item Code: 70167
 
An 18th-century innovation, the sextant made it possible for sailors to better navigate and map the oceans, opening up new possibilities for explorers. Along with an account of how the sextant was ... (Read More)
 
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Shackleton's Whisky
Neville Peat.
Publisher: Preface.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781848093904.  Daedalus Item Code: 70133
 
Much of Ernest Shackleton's fame rests upon his heroic actions during a failed 1914–17 expedition to the South Pole, but the veteran explorer had come south seven years earlier. Rarely did Shackleton ... (Read More)
 
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Tudor Adventurers: An Arctic Voyage of Discovery: The Hunt for the Northeast Passage
James Evans.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781605986111.  Daedalus Item Code: 60835
 
In the spring of 1553, three ships sailed northeast from London into uncharted waters, seeking a passage to Asia and its riches. Separated in a storm, young scientist Richard Chancellor and his crew ... (Read More)
 
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Valverde's Gold: A True Tale of Greed, Obsession and Grit
Mark Honigsbaum.
Publisher: Pan.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780330491150.  Daedalus Item Code: 51401
 
In 1887 two British sailors landed on the coast of Ecuador and set off across the Andes to locate an immense hoard of Inca gold, lost for centuries in a remote and mysterious mountain range. Armed ... (Read More)
 
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A Vast and Open Plain: The Writings of the Lewis and Clark Expedition in North Dakota, 1804–1806
Clay S. Jenkinson, ed. James P. Ronda, foreword.
Publisher: State Historical Society of North Dakota.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781891419287.  Daedalus Item Code: 64511
 
During their three-year odyssey to the west coast, the Lewis and Clark expedition spent 215 days in North Dakota, making this book a major document of the Corps of Discovery's historical mission. ... (Read More)
 
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Walking the Nile
Levison Wood.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781471157431.  Daedalus Item Code: 64359
 
Attempting to conquer one of the last "firsts" available to explorers, Levison Wood set out to walk the entire length of the Nile River, a distance of more than 4200 miles. Crossing through seven ... (Read More)
 
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Wilfred Thesiger: The Life of the Great Explorer
Alexander Maitland.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590201633.  Daedalus Item Code: 61760
 
Perhaps the last of the great explorer-adventurers, Wilfred Thesiger (1910–2003) traveled extensively through some of the most remote places on earth—the mountains of western Asia, the marshes of ... (Read More)
 
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With Scott in the Antarctic: Eyewitness Accounts
Herbert Ponting.
Publisher: Amberley.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781445635842.  Daedalus Item Code: 62962
 
The photographer on Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition to the Antarctic in 1910, Herbert Ponting worked from the base hut at Cape Evans, studying the continent's wildlife and ... (Read More)
 
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