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Woman with the iceberg eyes: Oriana F. Wilson

Woman with the iceberg eyes: Oriana F. Wilson

MacInnes, Katherine, author

Captain Scott's adventure in the Antarctic, the most famous story of exploration in the world, played out on the great ice stage in the south. Oriana Wilson, wife of Scott's best friend Dr Edward Wilson, was watching from the wings. She is the missing link between many of the most famous names, the lens through which their secrets are revealed. What really happened both in Antarctica and at home? This book presents a valuable and exciting perspective on the golden myth - the widow's story

Hardback, Book. English.
Published Stroud: The History Press, 2019
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Statement of responsibility: Katherine MacInnes
ISBN: 0750991534, 9780750991537
Physical Description: 320 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
Subject: Wilson, Oriana, -1945.; Biography.; Antarctica Discovery and exploration British.; Women naturalists Great Britain Biography.; British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition (1910-1913); Naturalists Great Britain Biography.