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The Resource How to get to the North Pole-- and other iconic adventures, Tim Moss

How to get to the North Pole-- and other iconic adventures, Tim Moss

Label
How to get to the North Pole-- and other iconic adventures
Title
How to get to the North Pole-- and other iconic adventures
Statement of responsibility
Tim Moss
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This insider guide tells you exactly how to achieve a range of some of the world's greatest challenges, for actual and armchair adventurers alike.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Moss, Tim
Dewey number
910.202
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G516
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Adventure travel
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Travel tips & advice: general
  • Adventure fiction
  • Travel guides: adventure holidays
  • Expeditions: popular accounts
  • Travel & holiday
Summary expansion
'The bible for polar planning' Conrad Dickinson, polar explorer 'The perfect resource', Bear Grylls Written by seasoned adventurer Tim Moss, and with input from over 50 SIR RANULPH FIENNES different explorers, this book takes you through the details of each challenge or journey. If you're rowing an ocean where do you sleep at night? How do you go to the loo at sea? If you're cycling round the world precisely what difficulties will you face and how will you overcome them? From armchair adventurer to those simply looking for practical advice, this book is aimed at anyone who's ever dreamed of doing something BIG! This book will tell you how to: - Row an ocean - Get to the North Pole - Cross a desert - Sail the seven seas - Cycle around the world - Get to the South Pole - Climb an unclimbed mountain Contents: Introduction; General Notes on Expeditions; Common Equipment; Raising the Funds for an Expedition; Final Notes; 1. How to Cross a Desert; 2. How to Get to the North Pole; 3. How to Row an Ocean; 4. How to Cycle Around the World; 5. How to Sail the Seven Seas; 6. How to Get to the South Pole; 7. How to Climb an Unclimbed Mountain; Did I Miss Something?, One Tiny Step; Acknowledgements; Glossary
Label
How to get to the North Pole-- and other iconic adventures, Tim Moss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BDZ0016607175
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
296 p.
Isbn
9781845284909
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
How to get to the North Pole-- and other iconic adventures, Tim Moss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BDZ0016607175
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
296 p.
Isbn
9781845284909
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps

Library Locations

    • Shepherds Bush LibraryBorrow it
      6 Wood Lane, London, W12 7BF, GB
      51.5059745 -0.2241114
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