[BOOKS] ⚡ Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica ✯ Sara Wheeler – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk

[BOOKS] ⚡ Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica ✯ Sara Wheeler – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 306 pages
  • Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica
  • Sara Wheeler
  • English
  • 07 February 2019

Terra Incognita: Travels in AntarcticaAfter Writing Two Highly Praised Travel Books, Sara Wheeler Was Accepted By The American Government To Be The First Foreigner On Their National Science Foundation S Antarctic Artists And Writers Program She Spent Seven Months On The Continent, Travelling From The Fabled Ross Ice Shelf To The Pole Itself, The Remoter Reaches Of The West Antarctic Ice Sheet, And The Balmy Antarctic Peninsula.Terra Incognita Is A Meditation On The Landscape, Myths And History Of One Of The Remotest Parts Of The Globe, As Well As An Encounter With The International Temporary Residents Of The Region Living In Close Confinement Despite The Surrounding Acres Of White Space And The Mechanics Of Day To Day Life In Extraordinary Conditions Through Sara Wheeler, The Antarctic Is Revealed, In All Its Seductive Mystery.


About the Author: Sara Wheeler

Sara Wheeler was brought up in Bristol and studied Classics and Modern Languages at Brasenose College, University of Oxford After writing about her travels on the Greek island of Euboea and in Chile, she was accepted by the US National Science Foundation as their first female writer in residence at the South Pole, and spent seven months in Antarctica.In her resultant book Terra Incognita Travels