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An unsung hero: Tom Crean - Antarctic survivor / Michael Smith.

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  • ISBN: 9781848890534 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1848890532 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Collins Press : 2010.

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Summary, etc.: The story of the remarkable Tom Crean who ran away to sea aged 15 and played a memorable role in Antarctic exploration. He spent more time in the unexplored Antarctic than Scott or Shackleton, and outlived both. Among the last to see Scott alive, Crean was in the search party that found the frozen body. An unforgettable story of triumph over unparalleled hardship and deprivation.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Crean, Tom, 1877-1938.
Explorers > Ireland > Biography.
Electronic books.
Antarctica > Discovery and exploration > British.

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