Antarctic Obsession: A Personal Narrative of the Origins of the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904 – Unknown binding
by Sir Clements R Markham, Eastern Perth Public & Community Health Unit
Description:Hardback dustjacket, as new condition (in as new dustjacket),...Hardback dustjacket, as new condition (in as new dustjacket), black & white text-photos (some full-page). 179 pp. Reproduced from a manuscript at the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge-edited and introduced by archivist Clive Holland. Markham was the influential president of the Royal Geographic Society, who expertly lobbied for Scott's expedition despite strong bureaucratic opposition.
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