SCOTT & The South-Pole


"SCOTT & The South-Pole"

Amundsen, Roald; The South Pole (London: C. Hurst & Company, 1912)

Armitage, Albert; Two Years in the Antarctic (London: Arnold, 1905)
-, Cadet to Commodore (London Cassell, 1924)

Arnold, H. J. P.; Photographer of the World: the biography of Herbert Ponting (London: Hutchinson, 1969)

Bainbridge, Beryl; Captain Scott's Last Expedition (HarperCollins Publishers, 2000)

Baughman, T H; Pilgrims On The Ice: Robert Falcon Scott's First Antarctic Expedition (University of Nebraska Press, 1999)

Bernachhi, L. C.; A very gallant gentlemen (London: 1933)

Bristow, Joan; A World Explorer: Robert Falcon Scott (World Explorer Books) (Arcade Bks, 1972)

Cherry-Garrard, Apsley; The Worst Journey in the World, (This book has earned wide praise for its frank treatment of the difficulties of the expedition, the causes of its disastrous outcome, and the meaning (if any) of human suffering under extreme conditions." (

Crane, David; Scott Of The Antarctic: A Life Of Courage And Tragedy in the Extreme South (London: HarperCollins)

Cook, James; Voyage to the Southern Seas, Debenham, Frank; "Stareek: the story of a sledge dog; Polar Record (Cambridge), vol. 4, no 25, 1943; and as will be found in Scott's Last Voyage Through the Antarctic Camera of Herbert Ponting, pp. 107-11
-, In the Antarctic: stories of Scott's 'last expedition' (London: 1952)

Evans, Edward R. G. R.; South with Scott (1921)
-, British Polar Explorers (1944)
-, The Desolate Antarctic (1950)

Fiennes, Ranulph (b.1944); Captain Scott (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2003)
[Fiennes is a highly qualified person to write of Scott and the Antarctic explorations. He "was the first person to visit both the North and South Poles by surface means and the first to completely cross Antarctica on foot. In May 2009, at the age of 65, he climbed to the summit of Mount Everest." (]

Gran, Tryggve; The Norwegian with Scott: Tryggve Gran's Antarctic Diary 1910-1913 (London: National Maritime Museum, 1984)

Gwynn, Stephen; Captain Scott (London: 1929)

Huntford, Roland; The Last Place On Earth: Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole (New York: Random House, Modern Library, 1999)
-, ... Shackleton (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1985)

Huxley, Leonard; Scott's Last Expedition (1913) (

Jones, Max; The Last Great Quest: Captain Scott's Antarctic Sacrifice (Oxford University Press, 2003)

Kennet, Kathleen; Self-portrait of an Artist (Lady Scott) (London: 1949)

King, Peter; Scott's Last Journey (HarperCollins Publishers, New York, 2000)

Lansing, Alfred; Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible ...

Lashly, William; Under Scott's Command: Lashly's Antarctic Diaries (London: Gollancz, 1969)

Lansing, Alfred; Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage (New York: Basic Books, Perseus, 2007)

Lawrence, Iain; The Winter Pony (Random House, 2012)

Levick, George Murray; Antarctic Penguins (London: Heinemann, 1914) Ludlam, Harry; Captain Scott, the full story (London: 1965)

Ponting, Herbert G.; The Great White South (London: Duckworth, 1932)

Pound, Reginald; Scott Of The Antarctic (Coward McCann, 1967)

Preston, Diana; A First Rate Tragedy: Robert Falcon Scott And The Race To The South Pole (Constable, 1997)

Priestley, Raymond; Antarctic Adventure: Scott's northern party (London: 1914)

Ross, James Clark; A Voyage of Discovery in the Southern and Antarctic (London: Murray, 1847)

Savours, Ann; Scott's Last Voyage Through the Antarctic Camera of Herbert Ponting (London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1974)

Scott; Scott's Last Expedition (His Journals) (
-, The Voyage of the Discovery (London: Macmillan, 1905)

Seaver, George; Edward Wilson of the Antarctic (London: 1933)
-, Edward Wilson, Nature Lover (London: 1937)
-, 'Birdie' Bowers of the Antarctic (London: 1938)
-, Scott of the Antarctic (London: 1940)
-, The Faith of Edward Wilson, Nature Lover (London: 1948)

Shackleton, Ernest; The Heart of the Antarctic (London: Heineman, 1909)

Sipiera, Paul P.; Roald Amundsen And Robert Scott: Race For The South Pole

Smith, Michael; An Unsung Hero: Tom Crean - Antarctic Survivor, 2002 Solomon, Susan; The Coldest March: Scott's Fatal Antarctic Expedition (Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut, 2001)

Sweetman, David; Captain Scott (Wayland, London, 1974)

Taylor, Thomas Griffith; The Silver Lining (London: 1916)

Thomson, David; Scott's Men (London: Allen Lane, 1977)

Turley, Charles; The Voyages of Captain Scott

Wilson, David M.; The Lost Photographs of Captain Scott (New York: Little, Brown, 2011)

Wilson, Edward; Diary of the Discovery Expedition to the Antarctic (New York: Humanities Press, 1967)
-, Diary of the Terra Nova Expedition to the Antarctic (London: Blandford, 1972)


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