Antarctica: Exploration, Perception and Metaphor by Paul Simpson-Housley

By Paul Simpson-Housley

A scene so wildly and exceedingly desolate...it can't fail to provoke me with gloomy strategies" - so Scott perceived the stark Antarctic panorama in 1905.
Antarctica strains photographs of the continent from early invented maps of Terra Australis Incognita as much as Amundsen's arrival at ninety levels South. forthcoming Antarctica from sea after which land, the e-book analyses the differing perceptions of good looks and terror skilled via explorers, the tales they introduced again and the ability of latest pictures refashioned at home.

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