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4 stars 2 commentsMawson: And the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen
by Peter FitzSimons
The story of Australia’s most famous polar explorer and the giants from the heroic age of polar exploration: Scott, Amundsen and Shackleton.
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Shackleton's Whisky: A Spirit of Discovery: Ernest Shackleton's 1907 Antarctic Expedition, and the Rare Malt Whisky He Left Behind
by Neville Peat
Vivid account of Ernest Shackleton's 1907 Antarctic Expedition, and the cases of Mackinlay's single malt whisky that he left behind.
3 stars 1 commentsA New Green History Of The World: The Environment and the Collapse of Great Civilizations
by Clive Ponting
Clive Ponting's bestselling study of man's despoliation of the planet - now completely revised and updated.
The Real Gorbals Story: True Tales from Glasgow's Meanest Streets
by Colin MacFarlane
A true account of growing up in the 1960s Gorbals by one of its own
Peoplequake: Mass Migration, Ageing Nations and the Coming Population Crash
by Fred Pearce
A groundbreaking book that reveals the truth about population levels, and where they will take us in the future.
Climate Politics And The Climate Movement In Australia
by Verity Burgmann And Hans Baer
Sentinel Chickens: What Birds Tell Us About Our Health And Our World
by Peter Doherty
Sentinel Chickens shows us how birds provide insights at the cutting edge of science and merit our sustained attention.
Visit Sunny Chernobyl: ... and other adventures in the world's most polluted places
by Andrew Blackwell
Nuclear exclusion zones, cities thick with smog, mid-Pacific islands of rubbish - it's the planet as you've never seen it before
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The Sixth Wave: How to Succeed in a Resource-Limited World
by James Bradfield Moody And Bianca Nogrady
How to succeed in a resource limited world.