Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: PL236-1673
IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF SCOTT [A Walk to the Pole] Roger Mear and Robert Swan 1989 Softcover Fine 3 copies available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By Mear, Roger and Robert Swan
Price: $4.99

List Price: $20.00
You Save $15.01 (75%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
UK, 1989, UK edition. 330 pp, many color photos on glossy paper. Softcover. Fine. 

A well illustrated and interesting account of the first attempt at the south pole on foot since Scott in 1912, following Scott's original route. Swan later went on to the north pole, becoming the first man to reach both poles on foot. This work won the 1987 Boardman Tasker Award. 'Deserves to be widely read' (Richard Adams). The story of three men, inspired by the heroism of Captain R.F. Scott, who walked Scott's 1912 route to the South Pole, in a 883 mile expedition in 1985; unlike Scott, they refused to romanticize the personal aspects of the trek. 
 
WINNER OF THE BOARDMAN TASKER PRIZE.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
A WALK TO THE POLE: TO THE HEART OF ANTARCTICA IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF SCOTT Roger Mear and Robert Swan 1987 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Very Good-Fine 2 Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Mear, Roger and Robert Swan
Price $8.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $15.96 (64%)
- Item # PL236A-1672
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBERS [Novel] M. John Harrison 1989 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine Boardman The Tasker Prize Winner for 1989 Multiple Copies Available
By: Harrison, M. John
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $20.00 (44%)
- Item # OP600-1642
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MENLOVE: THE LIFE OF JOHN MENLOVE EDWARDS Jim Perrin 2006 Softcover Fine 2 Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Perrin, Jim
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $20.00 (80%)
- Item # BK1177-1102
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SOUTH POLE 900 MILES ON FOOT Wood and Jamieson 1996 Paperback Fine INSCRIBED by Gareth Wood
By: Wood, Gareth and Eric Jamieson
Price $7.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $22.01 (73%)
- Item # PL228-167
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE TOTEM POLE AND A WHOLE NEW ADVENTURE Paul Pritchard 1999 1st US ed or 2nd prtg Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Pritchard, Paul
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.01 (60%)
- Item # BK1215A-2072
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE TOTEM POLE AND A WHOLE NEW ADVENTURE 1999 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available SIGNED by Paul Pritchard Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Pritchard, Paul
Price $39.99 ~ Regular $60.00, You Save $20.01 (33%)
- Item # BK1215-1582
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TOUCHING THE VOID Joe Simpson 1988 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine 2 Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Simpson, Joe
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $300.01 (86%)
- Item # OP1817B-9692
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AT THE RISING OF THE MOON Dermot Somers 1994 1st UK ed Softcover Fine 2 Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Somers, Dermot
Price $45.00
- Item # BK1466-1042
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TOUCHING THE VOID Joe Simpson 1988 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Simpson, Joe
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $29.95, You Save $25.96 (87%)
- Item # OP1817D-1058
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TOUCHING THE VOID Joe Simpson 1990 Softcover Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Simpson, Joe
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $8.95, You Save $3.96 (44%)
- Item # BK1443C-1514
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A WALK TO THE POLE: TO THE HEART OF ANTARCTICA IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF SCOTT Roger Mear and Robert Swan 1987 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Very Good-Fine 2 Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: Mear, Roger and Robert Swan
Price $8.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $15.96 (64%)
- Item # PL236A-1672
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BELOW THE SNOW LINE Douglas Freshfield 1923 1st USA ed Fine
By: Freshfield, Douglas
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $105.00 (70%)
- Item # OP524-147
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NANSEN: THE EXPORER AS HERO Roland Huntford 2001 Softcover Fine
By: Huntford, Roland
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $29.95, You Save $24.96 (83%)
- Item # PL116-167
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN RESCUE [Novel] Douglas Hewitt 1950 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Hewitt, Douglas
Price $20.00
- Item # OP5405-164
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THIN AIR: ENCOUNTERS IN THE HIMALAYA Greg Child 1988 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Child, Greg
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $25.01 (71%)
- Item # OP592A-1794
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WALKING IN MALLORCA June Parker 1994 2nd ed revised Softcover Fine
By: Parker, June
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $9.96 (50%)
- Item # GB421-898
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A MOST HOSTILE MOUNTAIN: MOUNT SAINT ELIAS Jon Waterman 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Waterman, Jonathan
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $10.01 (40%)
- Item # BK1652-2185
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALPENVEREINSKARTE CORDILLERA REAL SUD (ILLIMANI) MAP 0/9 1:50,000 [ALPINE CLUB MAP CORDILLERA REAL SOUTH] 1990 Near Fine
By: DAV German Alpine Club
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $5.05 (20%)
- Item # MP7582-133
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SEEING AND KNOWING Bernard Berenson 1953 Softcover Near Fine
By: Berenson, Bernard
Price $20.00 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $10.00 (33%)
- Item # OP7683-151
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LIFE AND DEATH ON MOUNT EVEREST: SHERPAS AND HIMALAYAN MOUNTAINEERING Sherry Ortner 1999 1st ed Softcover Fine
By: Ortner, Sherry
Price $9.99
- Item # BK1140B-106
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SIERRA CLUB BULLETIN VOL. XLV NO. 9 December 1960 Softcover Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Sierra Club
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $5.00 (50%)
- Item # JR487-13610
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
偽物ブランド ブランドルイヴィトンコピー