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White Heat: A Novel (Edie Kiglatuk Mysteries, Book 1)(Library Edition)
White Heat: A Novel (Edie Kiglatuk Mysteries, Book 1)(Library Edition)
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781455110261, isbn: 1455110264,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
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Forecast: The Consequences of Climate Change, from the Amazon to the Arctic, from Darfur to Napa Valley
Forecast: The Consequences of Climate Change, from the Amazon to the Arctic, from Darfur to Napa Valley
By Tantor Audio
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ean: 9781400140589, isbn: 1400140587,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
While reporting just outside of Darfur, Stephan Faris discovered that climate change was at the root of that conflict, and he began to wonder what current and impending-and largely unanticipated-crises such changes have in store for the world. Forecast provides the answers. Global warming will spur the spread of many diseases. Italy has already experienced its first climate-change epidemic of a tropical disease, and malaria is gaining ground in Africa. The warming world will shift huge


The Ice Balloon: S. A. Andree and the Heroic Age of Arctic Exploration
The Ice Balloon: S. A. Andree and the Heroic Age of Arctic Exploration
By Blackstone on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781721321742, isbn: 1721321748,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
In this grand and astonishing account, Alec Wilkinson brings us the story of S. A. Andrée, the visionary Swedish aeronaut who, in 1897, during the great age of Arctic endeavor, left to discover the North Pole by flying to it in a hydrogen balloon. Called by a British military officer ''the most original and remarkable attempt ever made in Arctic exploration,'' Andrée's expedition was followed by nearly the entire world, and it made him an international legend.The Ice Balloon begins in the


Antarctic Tears
Antarctic Tears
By Sastrugi Press
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ean: 9781944986001, isbn: 1944986006,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
This unabridge edition is a nine Audio CD Box set audiobook edition of Antarctic Tears. Emotions run high in this true polar adventure. It's a story of triumph, harrowing danger, and outright adventure. Leaving an engineering career, Aaron Linsdau pursues a dream to do something no other American had ever accomplished. He wanted to be the first to ski from the coast of Antarctica to the South Pole and back without aid or support. Alone. The journey covers over 1,400 miles through the most


White Heat: A Novel (Edie Kiglatuk Mysteries, Book 1)
White Heat: A Novel (Edie Kiglatuk Mysteries, Book 1)
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781455110278, isbn: 1455110272,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
[Read by Kate Reading] A riveting Arctic mystery that marks the fiction debut of a ''wickedly talented'' writer (New York Times) White Heat is a stunning debut novel set in an utterly foreign culture amid an unforgiving landscape of ice and rock, of spirit ancestors and never-rotting bones. A suspense-filled adventure story that will captivate fans of Henning Mankell's bestselling mysteries, this book marks the start of an exciting new series. Half Inuit and half outsider, Edie Kiglatuk is the


Mind over Matter: The Epic Crossing of the Antarctic Continent
Mind over Matter: The Epic Crossing of the Antarctic Continent
By Brand: Chivers North Amer
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ean: 9780745143606, isbn: 0745143601,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
An noted adventurer describes his ninety-seven-day, two-man, unsupported journey across the icy wilderness of Antarctica, offering a vivid narrative of the physical and mental challenges of the epic journey. Tour.Used Book in Good Condition.


The White Darkness
The White Darkness
By Random House Audio
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ean: 9781984840158, isbn: 1984840150,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
By the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon, a powerful true story of adventure and obsession in the Antarctic, lavishly illustrated with color photographsHenry Worsley was a devoted husband and father and a decorated British special forces officer who believed in honor and sacrifice. He was also a man obsessed. He spent his life idolizing Ernest Shackleton, the nineteenth-century polar explorer, who tried to become the first person to reach the South Pole, and


Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube: Chasing Fear and Finding Home in the Great White North
Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube: Chasing Fear and Finding Home in the Great White North
By HarperAudio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
A rich and revelatory memoir of a young woman confronting her fears and finding home in the North. Blair Braverman fell in love with the North at an early age: By the time she was 19, she had left her home in California, moved to Norway to learn how to drive sled dogs, and worked as a tour guide on a glacier in Alaska. By turns funny and sobering, bold and tender, Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube charts Blair's endeavor to become a ''tough girl'' - someone who courts danger in an attempt to


People of the Deer
By Books on Tape
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ean: 9789998547445, isbn: 999854744X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
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The Magnetic North
The Magnetic North
By Whole Story Audio Books
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ean: 9781407462820, isbn: 1407462822,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
''Travels in the Arctic'' is a fascinating analysis on the history and future of one of the last remaining wildernesses. Smashing through the Arctic Ocean with the crew of a Russian icebreaker, herding reindeer across the tundra with Lapps and shadowing the Trans-Alaskan pipeline with truckers, Sara Wheeler discovers a complex and ambiguous land belonging both to ancient myth and modern controversy. A fascinating combination of history, science and reflection in which Wheeler meditates on the


Oxford Bookworms Library: Level 1:: The Coldest Place on Earth audio CD pack
Oxford Bookworms Library: Level 1:: The Coldest Place on Earth audio CD pack
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780194788717, isbn: 0194788717,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
''The most consistent of all series in terms of language control, length, and quality of story.'' David R. Hill, Director of the Edinburgh Project on Extensive Reading..


An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science
An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science
By Brand: Tantor Media
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ean: 9781452633145, isbn: 1452633142,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Published to coincide with the centenary of the first expeditions to reach the South Pole, An Empire of Ice presents a fascinating new take on Antarctic exploration. Retold with added information, it's the first book to place the famed voyages of Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen, his British rivals Robert Scott and Ernest Shackleton, and others in a larger scientific, social, and geopolitical context.Efficient, well prepared, and focused solely on the goal of getting to his destination and


Into the Wild
Into the Wild
By Random House Audio
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ean: 9780739358047, isbn: 0739358049,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself...''Terrifying...Eloquent...A heart-rending drama wandering of human yearning.''--The New York Times''A narrative of arresting force. Anyone who ever fancied


The Whale Warriors: The Battle at the Bottom of the World to Save the Planet's Largest Mammals
The Whale Warriors: The Battle at the Bottom of the World to Save the Planet's Largest Mammals
By Tantor Audio
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ean: 9781400105274, isbn: 1400105277,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
In the tradition of The Perfect Storm, The Whale Warriors takes us on a hair-raising journey aboard a whale-saving pirate ship with a vigilante crew whose mission is to stop illegal Japanese whaling in the stormy remote seas off Antarctica.For two months, journalist Peter Heller rode aboard the vegan pirate ship Farley Mowat as it stalked its prey-a Japanese whaling fleet-through the storms and ice of Antarctica. The ship is black, flies under a jolly roger, and carries members of the Sea


Antarctica on a Plate
Antarctica on a Plate
By Bolinda Audio
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ean: 9781489085344, isbn: 1489085343,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
Imagine you are a young woman with a stellar career but an increasing dissatisfaction with life. Imagine that your idea of a remote location is the distance between a taxi rank and a shoe shop. How do you shrug off your growing ennui? Simple. You apply for the position of cook in the coldest place on earth: Antarctica.Armed with an old cookbook, she attempts to create three-course meals with no electricity or running water and struggles to defrost meat in sub-zero temperatures. Life in a thin


The Cruise of the Arctic Star: A Voyage from San Diego to the Columbia River
The Cruise of the Arctic Star: A Voyage from San Diego to the Columbia River
By Brand: Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781455857098, isbn: 1455857092,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 99 reviews
Winner of both the Newbery Medal for Island of the Blue Dolphins, and the Hans Christian Andersen Medal for his body of works for children, Scott O’Dell is a name beloved by children and adults alike. A native Californian, O’Dell has written about the land of his birth with a passion and love born of his attachment to this extraordinary part of the country. In Cruise of the Arctic Star, O’Dell travels up the coast of California in his beloved cedar-hulled off-shore cruiser. Along the way,


South
South
By Isis Audio
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ean: 9781850897354, isbn: 1850897352,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
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The Longest Road: Overland in Search of America, from Key West to the Arctic Ocean
The Longest Road: Overland in Search of America, from Key West to the Arctic Ocean
By HighBridge Audio
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ean: 9781622311958, isbn: 1622311957,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
September 1996 found Philip Caputo on Barter Island, a wind-scoured rock in the Beaufort Sea populated by two hundred Inupiat and a handful of whites. As he gazed upon an American flag above the only school for a hundred and fifty miles, he marveled that the children in that school pledged allegiance to the same flag as the children of Cuban immigrants on Key West, almost six thousand miles away. Awed by America's vastness and diversity and filled with a renewed appreciation for its


Four Against the Arctic: Shipwrecked for Six Years at the top of the world
Four Against the Arctic: Shipwrecked for Six Years at the top of the world
By Blackstone Pub
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ean: 9780786125036, isbn: 0786125039,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
In 1743, a Russian ship was blown off course and trapped in ice off the coast of Svalbard (Spitzbergen), a barren Arctic island. Four sailors went ashore with only two days’ supplies, and only twenty pounds of flour for food. Upon return they found the ship had vanished, apparently crushed and sunk by the ice. Blessed with courage and ingenuity, the men survived more than six years of unimaginable hardship—including polar bear attacks—until another ship blown off course rescued them. An


Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration
Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781470836481, isbn: 1470836483,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
[Read by Matthew Brenher] His two companions were dead, his food and supplies had vanished in a crevasse, and Douglas Mawson was still one hundred miles from camp. On January 17, 1913, alone and near starvation, Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, was hauling a sledge to get back to base camp. The dogs were gone. Now Mawson himself plunged through a snow bridge, dangling over an abyss by the sledge harness. A line of poetry gave him the will to haul himself back to the



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