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An Antarctic Diary

By: Passel, Charles

Price: $625.00

Publisher: Abilene Tx, Four-O Publishing: 1992

Edition: 1st Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004065

Condition: As New


This is a magnificent and extremely rare volume. Geologist Charles F. Passel served on the famous 1939-1941 Antarctic expedition under the command of Admiral Byrd. These are his diaries from that expedition and this offering was published in 1992. Previous editions of the diary had been edited and expurgated. In this edition Mr. Passel insisted on the diary being published exactly as it was written, with misspellings and other anomalies intact. The author said that he wanted these pages exactly as he wrote them with his frozen fingers in the Antarctic. No editing was to be done. This copy is o... View more info