The Home of the Blizzard: The story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914 by Sir Douglas Mawson
Secondhand. Good condition. A small rip to the dust jacket. Edgewear on dust jacket and book. Sunning of tail and foredge. Small mark on inside title page.
Mawson’s fascinating first-hand account of the legendary Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1911-1914.
Mawson and his colleagues demonstrated incredible endurance during their expedition, despite profoundly difficult circumstances. Their leap into the unknown resulted in scientific knowledge that still impresses today.
First published in 1915 and as the abridged edition in 1930. This edition was first printed by Wakefield Press in 1996 and reprinted twice.