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  • Glorious Misadventures : Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America
    Owen Matthews
    Hardcover: 11/12/2013
     
    From the glittering court of Catherine the Great to the wilds of the New World, Matthews conjures a ...
  • The Last Gentleman Adventurer
    Edward Beauclerk Maurice
    Paperback: 11/01/2006
     
    As spare, gleaming, and exhilarating as the Arctic wastes and the gentle, stoic Eskimos who had mastery of ...
  • No Horizon Is So Far : An Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica
    Ann Bancroft, Liv Arnesen
    Paperback: 08/31/2004
     
    Chronicles and celebrates the journey of two modern-day heroines who crossed Antarctic on foot. Though modern ...
  • Yukon Alone : The World's Toughest Adventure Race
    John Balzar
    Paperback: 01/01/2001
     
    In the tradition of Into The Wild, here is a story of daring and determination in one of nature's harshest...
  • The Ghosts of Cape Sabine : The Harrowing True Story of the Greely Expedition
    Leonard Guttridge
    Paperback: 11/01/2000
     
    A nonfiction narrative that reads like a novel-- a raw, vivid, harrowing adventure, brilliantly told.
  • The Endurance : Shackleton's Legendary Antartic Expedition
    Caroline Alexander
    Hardcover: 11/01/1998
     
    The Endurance thrillingly recounts one of the last great adventures in the Heroic Age of exploration--perhaps ...

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