Explorer : the life of Richard E. Byrd
"Rose presents the first complete biography of this popular yet controversial explorer, including his first adventure in Greenland in 1925, his flights to the North and South Poles and across the Atlantic, his soul-shattering ordeal in Antarctica at Advance Base in 1934, and the decline of his later years"--Provided by publisher
eBook, English, ©2008
University of Missouri Press, Columbia, ©2008
1 online resource (xix, 544 pages) : illustrations, maps
"Danger was all that thrilled him"
Reaching for the skies
The secret land
"Ever a fighter so."