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Fiennes, Ranulph Sir 1944-

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Race to the pole : tragedy, heroism, and Scott's Antarctic quest by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a detailed chronicle of Captain Robert Scott's expedition to reach the South Pole, a quest that ultimately cost him his life, drawing on materials from the Scott estate, and interviews with descendants of the key players
To the ends of the earth : the Transglobe Expedition, the first pole-to-pole circumnavigation of the globe by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and Russian and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the Transglobe Expedition, 1979-1982, led by Ranulph Fiennes. This was the first expedition to circumnavigate the earth via both poles
The feather men by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truly glad that the Feather Men exist, or existed. As to my reasons ... the reader will learn in what follows."
Captain Scott by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having experienced the deprivations, the stress and the sheer physical pain that Scott endured, Sir Ranulph Fiennes is well qualified to write the biography of Captain Scott. He tells the story of Scott's life and discusses how his achievements have been viewed after his death
My heroes by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Ranulph Fiennes writes about the people who have inspired him - from explorers to policemen, and soldiers to freedom fighters.--From back cover
The sett by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hours after stumbling across a vicious badger hunt in 1984, Alex Goodman found himself alone in a hospital bed, a man with no memory and no past. This is an account of his ten-year hunt for revenge, during which he became involved with dangerous men
The secret hunters by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a child Derek Jacobs was an inmate of a Nazi prison camp and saw his mother horrifically abused. Now forging a career in the environment movement he is co opted by the Secret Hunters, a group who track down the perpetrators of genocide to exact their revenge
Killer elite by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the true story of an elite group of vigilantes drawn from the ranks of England's select paramilitary operatives, who were charged with eliminating four contract killers so deft that their hits appeared to be merely accidents
Hell on ice by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of attempt to reach North Pole by four men and two women, with no previous polar experience, in spring of 1977. Includes a list of those who sponsored and equipped the expedition, and an account of preliminary training journey in Greenland
Shackleton's heroes : the epic story of the men who kept the Endurance expedition alive by Wilson McOrist( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Unbelievable Story of Six Men Who Trekked Across the Great Ice Barrier in Support of Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition,"--Amazon.com
Living dangerously : the autobiography of Ranulph Fiennes by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's passion for adventure saw him join the Royal Scots Greys, followed by the SAS and then two vicious years fighting in Oman. Subsequently, his expeditions led him up the White Nile, onto Europe's highest glacier, searching the Arabian Desert for a lost city and overland to the North and South Poles, all under the most trying conditions. In 1984 The Guinness Book of Records hailed him as 'the world's greatest living explorer'
The secret hunters by Ranulph Fiennes( Recording )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The journal is found in Antarctica. Travelling back to England, the finder reads Derek Jacobs' amazing diary of his horrific childhood in Nazi concentration camps with his mother, Jacobs survives and is brought up in Canada, where he joins The Secret Hunters, a group who exact their revenge on perpetrators of genocide."--Container
Race to the Pole : tragedy, heroism, and Scott's Antarctic quest by Ranulph Fiennes( Recording )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Golden Era of Exploration, Captain Robert Scott and his competitor Ronald Amundsen conquered the unconquerable: Antarctica. Their perilous race to the south pole claimed Scott's life and became the stuff of legend, as well as endless scrutiny
Heat by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh from finishing the Marathon des Sables, Ranulph Fiennes has become the oldest Briton to complete this ultimate endurance test. The world's greatest living explorer, has travelled to some of the most remote, dangerous parts of the globe. Well-known for his experiences at the poles and climbing Everest, he has also endured some of the hottest conditions on the planet, where temperatures regularly exceed 40 degrees and, without water and shelter, death is inevitable
Fit for life by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the Arctic Ocean : original photographs from the last great polar journey by Wally Herbert( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unparalleled look at the first surface crossing of the Arctic Ocean, and probably the first expedition to reach the North Pole by surface travel, through the words and images of the man who led it. On February 21, 1968, Wally Herbert and his team of three companions and forty huskies set out from Point Barrow, Alaska, embarking on a route that would take them some 3,800 miles over sixteen months, across the North Pole and the frozen Arctic Ocean via its longest axis. Though their achievement was overshadowed by the Apollo moon landing, it stands today as one of the greatest expeditions of all time. Featuring an impressive team of expert commentators and illustrated with stunning photographs, this exceptional photography book is an engrossing firsthand record of an astonishing journey--one that will probably never be repeated. The Arctic Ocean as a whole is attracting worldwide attention because of global warming, the shrinking ice cap, the opening up of new northerly trade routes, and competition between nations for potentially vast untapped mineral resources. Across the Arctic Ocean is therefore a truly timely account of the last great frontier in a rapidly changing world and will appeal to all those interested in exploration, polar science, the great outdoors, and human endeavor. 157 illustrations, 86 in color
In search of the South Pole by Kari Herbert( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the centenary of Roald Amundsen's and Robert Scott's epic expeditions, this history of our search for the South Pole examines a number of expeditions to Antarctica through discussions with leading explorers, historians, scholars and polar experts
Agincourt by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 25th October 1415, on a French hillside near the village of Agincourt, four men sheltered from the rain and prepared for battle. All four were English knights, ancestors of Sir Ranulph Fiennes, and part of the army of England's King Henry V. Across the valley, four sons of the French arm of the Fiennes family were confident that the Dauphin's army would win the day...600 years after the Battle of Agincourt, Sir Ranulph Fiennes casts new light on this epic event that has resonated throughout British and French history. He explains how his own ancestors were key players through the centuries of turbulent Anglo-French history that led up to Agincourt, and he uses his experience as expedition leader and soldier to give us a fresh perspective on one of the bloodiest periods of medieval history. With fascinating detail on the battle plans, weaponry and human drama of Agincourt, this is a gripping evocation of a historical event integral to English identity
Mind over matter : the epic crossing of the Antarctic continent by Ranulph Fiennes( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts 1350 mile journey across Antarctica describing what it takes to survive a monumental physical and mental challenge
Shadows on the wasteland by Mike Stroud( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative account of the unsupported trans-Antarctic manhauling expedition undertaken in 1992/1993, and subsequent studies of physiological effects of cold and near-starvation states
 
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Race to the pole : tragedy, heroism, and Scott's Antarctic quest
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The feather menCaptain ScottMy heroesThe settThe secret huntersKiller eliteLiving dangerously : the autobiography of Ranulph FiennesRace to the Pole : tragedy, heroism, and Scott's Antarctic quest