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By Paul Simpson-Housley

A scene so wildly and enormously desolate...it can't fail to provoke me with gloomy innovations" - so Scott perceived the stark Antarctic panorama in 1905.
Antarctica lines photos of the continent from early invented maps of Terra Australis Incognita as much as Amundsen's arrival at ninety levels South. coming near near Antarctica from sea after which land, the e-book analyses the differing perceptions of attractiveness and terror skilled by means of explorers, the tales they introduced again and the ability of latest pictures refashioned at home.

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