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The impossible first : from fire to ice--crossing Antarctica alone / Colin O'Brady.

O'Brady, Colin, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Invermere Public Library 919.8904 OBR (Text) IPL057096 Adult Non Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2020-03-05

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982133115
  • Physical Description: xi, 279 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : colour illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2020.

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Prior to December 2018, no individual had ever crossed the landmass of Antarctica alone and without any outside assistance. After a burn accident in his early twenties, Colin O'Brady was told he might never walk again. From the depths of that crisis, he fought his way back and went on to set three mountaineering world records. This is the story of O'Brady's spectacular, record-breaking journey across the Antarctica and it is the story of the journey that led him to this endeavour.
Subject: O'Brady, Colin > Travel > Antarctica.
Antarctica > Description and travel.
Adventure and adventurers > Antarctica.

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