No Return
Gouldthorpe, Peter 
No Return   

Format: Paperback
Library Classification: Junior Non Fiction
BIC Subjects: True stories (Children's / Teenage)
      People & places (Children's / Teenage)
Audience: Children/juvenile
Publisher: Hachette Australia
Imprint: Lothian Children's Books
Publication Date: 27/03/2012
Place of Publication: Australia


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In the age of discovery, Antarctica remained an unknown quantity amongst the world's scientists and explorers. Robert Falcon Scott was amongst the pioneers who penetrated the ice and cruel weather. This is the story of his journey from England, the year-long preparations, which included enduring the harsh winter and euphoric explorations in the spring - culminating in the ill-fated final march to his goal, only to be beaten by the Norwegians and to suffer terrible loss - and death. This book is a celebration of a continent and ambition that will linger long in readers' minds.Teacher notes and more information available at www.scottslastjourney.com.au