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Backpacking & Hiking: Conquer the Wilderness and Hit the Trail with Confidence

You know there's nothing quite like spending time with nature, enjoying the fresh air and magnificent vistas. But thinking about where to go, what to bring, and how to protect yourself from the elemen..

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Beyond Possible

Welcome to The Death Zone. Fourteen mountains on Earth tower over 8,000 metres above sea level, an altitude where the brain and body withers and dies. Until recently, the world record for c..

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Destinations of a Lifetime: 225 of the World's Most Amazing Places

National Geographic takes you on a photographic tour of our world in this spellbinding new coffee-table gift book. Hundreds of the Earth's most breathtaking locales--both natural and man-made--are ill..

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Dolphin : Life of David Lewis, The

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Endurance   The True Story of Shackleton's Incredible Voyage To The Antarctic

'One of the most remarkable tales of human courage and determination. The story is gripping and the book is a classic of its kind' Sir Ranulph Fiennes Endurance is the story of one of the most astonis..

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Expedition Deep Ocean: The First Descent to the Bottom of All Five Oceans

The riveting story of the history-making mission to reach the bottom of all five of the world's oceans - the ultimate frontier of our planet. Humankind has explored every continent on earth, clim..

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Expedition: Solving the Mystery of a Polar Tragedy

11 July, 1897. Three men set out in a hydrogen balloon bound for the North Pole. They never return. Two days into their journey they make a crash landing then disappear into a white nightmare. 33 yea..

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Great Arc

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Hell's Angels

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Hunt for Mount Everest

The height of Mt. Everest was first measured in 1850, but the closest any westerner got to Everest during the next 71 years, until 1921, was 40 miles. The Hunt for Mt. Everest tells the story of the 7..

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Icebound

'An epic tale of exploration, daring and tragedy told by a fine historian - and a wonderful writer' Peter Frankopan, author of the bestselling The Silk Roads. A dramatic and compelling account o..

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Impossible First: From Fire to Ice-Crossing Antarctica Alone

Colin O'Brady's awe-inspiring, New York Times bestselling memoir recounting his recovery from a tragic accident and his record-setting 932-mile solo crossing of Antarctica is a "jaw-dropping tale of p..

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Into the Wild

With an introduction by novelist David Vann Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild examines the true story of Chris McCandless, a young man, who in 1992 walked deep into the Alaskan wilderness and whose S..

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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Everest Disaster

This is the true story of a 24-hour period on Everest, when members of three separate expeditions were caught in a storm and faced a battle against hurricane-force winds, exposure, and the effects of ..

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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster

National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a m..

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Island of the Lost: An Extraordinary Story of Survival at the Edge of the World

"A riveting study of the extremes of human nature and the effects of good (and bad) leadership." --The New York Times Book Review Auckland Island is a godforsaken place in the middle of the Sout..

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Madhouse at the End of the Earth: The Belgica's Journey into the Dark Antarctic Night

A new classic of extreme endurance - Into Thin Air meets The Perfect Storm in 19th century Antarctica 'An unforgettable tale brilliantly told' -- Scott Anderson 'It grips from first sentence..

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Mountain Man: 446 Mountains. Six months. One record-breaking adventure

'Proof that epic adventures are open to everyone, even if you've got a day job.' Alastair Humphreys Nicknamed 'Mountain Man' by the Sunday Telegraph, James Forrest is the record-breaking adventur..

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My Polar Dream

Fourteen-year-old Jade Hameister had a dream: to complete the Polar Hat Trick. In 2016, she skied to the North Pole. In 2017, she completed the Greenland Crossing. In 2018, she arrived at ..

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Nine Lives: Expeditions To Everest

Robert Mads Anderson is an elite mountaineer with a solitary goal: to conquer Everest. After nearly getting killed on his first expedition, Anderson then led a team up a new route without oxygen or Sh..

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Old Patagonian Express : By Train Through The Americas
South : Endurance Expedition

Sir Ernest Shackleton's South is one of the greatest survival stories of all time. In 1914, Shackleton led a party of men hoping to be the first to traverse the Antarctic, but when their ship was crus..

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South: The Illustrated Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

In 1914, the polar explorer Ernest Shackleton announced an ambitious plan to lead the first trek across Antarctica via the South Pole. The expedition would prove fraught with adventure - and peril. So..

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Third Pole: My Everest climb to find the truth about Mallory and Irvine, The

Veteran climber Mark Synnott never planned on climbing Mount Everest, but a hundred-year mystery lured him into an expedition--and an awesome history of passionate adventure, chilling tragedy, and hum..

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Touching the Void

The book behind the BAFTA award-winning film. Winner of the NCR Award for non-fiction and the Boardman Tasker award. Touching the Void is the heart-stopping account of Joe Simpson's terrifying adventu..

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World Beneath Their Feet, The

One of the most compelling international dramas of the 20th century and an unforgettable saga of survival, technological innovation, and breathtaking human physical achievement-all set against the bac..

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Worst Journey in the World, The

In 1910 - hoping that the study of penguin eggs would provide an evolutionary link between birds and reptiles - a group of explorers left Cardiff by boat on an expedition to Antarctica. Not all of the..

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