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Amundsen's Way
 

Amundsen's Way (Paperback)

By Grochowicz, Joanna

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But how will history view Roald Amundsen? he wonders to himself. Will I be remembered for my dedication, my discipline, my daring deeds? Or only for my deception? Roald Amundsen - hero or villain? Amundsen's South Polar conquest is an extraordinary tale which combines risk, intri...gue and personal conflict. A man of striking intelligence whose brilliance in planning and anticipating the moves of his opponent propelled him into first place. His was single-minded in his thirst for world records in the most unforgiving environments. Such a man, with everything to lose will stop at nothing to secure his goal and consequently his story is a testament to utter brilliance and ruthlessness. From the author of the highly acclaimed Into the White, and full of life-threatening challenges, deception, disappointments and triumph, Amundsen's Way is an adventure story in the purest sense.
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ISBN 9781911631408
Published NZ 5 Sep 2019
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781911631408
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Published 5 Sep 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Grochowicz, Joanna
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Children's and Educational
Australian
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Antarctica - Juvenile fiction - Discovery and exploration - Norwegian
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult;Children/juvenile;General/trade

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