DAVID CRANE read history and English at Oxford University before becoming a lecturer at universities in Holland, Japan, and Africa. His previous books include Scott of the Antarctic and The Kindness of Sisters. He lives in northwest Scotland.
Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: November 6, 2007 Price: $16.95
Historian David Crane, with full access to the explorer’s papers, diaries, and expedition records, gives us an illuminating portrait of Robert Falcon Scott that is more nuanced and balanced than any we have had before.
In reassessing Scott’s life, Crane is able to provide a fresh perspective on not only the...Read more >