Dead Men

Dead Men

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A century after Scott's doomed expedition, one woman ventures under the Antarctic ice. The discovery of Captain Scott's body in the Antarctic in 1912 started a global obsession with him as a man and an explorer. But a central mystery remains -- why did he and his companions remain during their last ten days in a tent just 11 miles from the safety of their food and fuel depot? Birdie Bowers, an infamously secretive painter, is a woman with a dead man's name: Henry… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

The unfolding events suggest perhaps more mysticism than mystery, and the weaving in and out of fact and fiction asks you to make some shifts in belief – but perhaps this mingling merely reflects the disorientation that can come with a sudden blurring of polar horizons and which is, after all, a natural feature of the place.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Overlook (May 24, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 410 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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