Mountains, Poles, and Oceans

In 1911 the world was watching, waiting, hoping, attention focused on a desolate spot at the very end of the earth, as two men raced to conquer the South Pole. A hundred years after Roald Amundsen's triumph and Robert Scott's tragic demise, our fascinatio... read more

In Search of the South Pole

The first-ever illustrated account of Captain James Cook's epic eighteenth-century voyages, complete with excerpts from his vivid journals. This is history's greatest adventure story. In 1766, t... read more

The Voyages of Captain James Cook : The Illustrated Accounts of Three Epic Pacific Voyages