Her Home, The Antarctic: The Royal Research Ship John Biscoe

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Amberley Publishing Limited, Jul 15, 2014 - Transportation - 160 pages
With a foreword by the Duke of Edinburgh, who travelled to the Antarctic on the maiden voyage of the RRS John Biscoe, this is the story of the ship’s final voyage in the Antarctic to the British Antarctic Survey bases. Illustrated with fabulous photographs by the author, the book tells the story of the most famous of British Antarctic Survey vessels, the RRS John Biscoe.

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Foreword by HRHThe Duke of Edinburgh
Preface Chapter 1A Welcome toAntarctica Chapter 2AnAlien and Extraordinary Beauty
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About the author (2014)

Trevor Boult retired from the sea to become a writer. He writes for the Numast Telegraph and the Northern Lighthouse Board magazine. He sailed on the final voyage of the RRS John Biscoe, documenting the journey and the unspoilt Antarctic at a time when few people had ever visited the Southern Ocean.

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