Arctic & Antarctica
epub |eng | 2018-09-19 | Author:Michael Palin [Palin, Michael]

Three days later, as the ships edged slowly southwards, land was spotted for the first time. It was the northern end of the Antarctic Peninsula, a long, thin strip of ...
( Category: Winter Sports August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ernest Henry Shackleton

Chapter X - Across South Georgia * The sun rose in the sky with every appearance of a fine day, and we grew warmer as we toiled through the soft ...
( Category: Classics August 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-11 | Author:R Phoenix [Phoenix, R]

12 Omar Omar woke to the feeling of a weight on his chest, and for a moment, he froze. His mind was filled with a myriad of possibilities, and none ...
( Category: Music July 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2006-07-14 | Author:Dunmore, John

The town of Albi, Languedoc, as it was in the eighteenth century. Le Gô, the country house of the La Pérouse family, where Jean-François was born. The home of the ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Eva Holland

In those early days at the VA, we labeled our veterans with all sorts of diagnoses—alcoholism, substance abuse, depression, mood disorder, even schizophrenia—and we tried every treatment in our textbooks. ...
( Category: Biology July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-15 | Author:Chris Bonington [Bonington, Chris]

– CHAPTER TWELVE – EIGER DIRECT: THE CLIMB It was the 7th March and we were at last committed to the face; with a bit of luck the constant yo-yo ...
( Category: Mountain Climbing May 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-03 | Author:Gillen D’arcy Wood [Wood, Gillen D’arcy]

Interlude: The Antarctic Convergence Jim Kennett, a central figure in the early history of paleoceanography, was the same age as Joseph Hooker when he first saw Antarctica. And, like Hooker, ...
( Category: Geology April 18,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-10-10 | Author:Charlie Mackesy

“We all need a reason to keep going,” said the horse. “ What’s yours?” “You three,” said the fox. “getting home,” said the boy. “Cake,” said the mole. “I’ve discovered ...
( Category: Literary April 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-12-19 | Author:Gillen D'Arcy Wood

Interlude: The Antarctic Convergence Jim Kennett, a central figure in the early history of paleoceanography, was the same age as Joseph Hooker when he first saw Antarctica. And, like Hooker, ...
( Category: Climatology March 28,2020 )
epub | | | Author:Barry Davies

• Animals have more acute senses than humans, and are always on the alert for danger. Be patient; observe all potential prey; camouflage both your appearance and scent - daub ...
( Category: Mountain Climbing March 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-11-04 | Author:Michael Palin [Palin, Michael]

Monday, October 4th: Ventnor This morning I’m much more on top of things. We drive back to Ventnor to film around the Botanical Gardens – meet Simon Goodenough – the ...
( Category: History & Criticism March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-22 | Author:Insight Guides

Little penguins. iStock Penguins on parade Every day at sunset at Summerland Beach (tel: 03-5951 2800; www.penguins.org.au; daily dusk; bookings 10am–5pm) on Phillip Island, hundreds of little penguins – we’re ...
( Category: General Australia & South Pacific Travel March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2003-09-28 | Author:Alec Gill

( Category: Specific Groups March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-17 | Author:Charles Lanman [Lanman, Charles]

Taking Observations at Lockwood Island. They took advantage of this to bring out hand-gear, foot-gear, bags, and rubber blankets to dry, everything having been damp or wet for nearly a ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers March 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-01-01 | Author:John Dunmore

( Category: Travelers & Explorers March 20,2020 )