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Mertz & Me, by Basilisk. Adventures of an Antarctic sledge-dog
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Illustrated. Basilisk narrates the adventures and misadventures of an Antarctic Expedition – a tough assignment, but Basilisk was a tough, resilient dog. He survived storms and blizzards to lead a dog-team over treacherous icefields. He adored the beautiful Alexandra; he also rebelled and chased penguins. With Swiss trainer, Mertz, he had fun and faced huge challenges – and then things got worse.
Shackleton: the inspiration for Mawson's Antarctic Expedition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana
Sir Ernest Shackleton, a key player in Antarctic exploration, inspired many men who travelled with him. This essay explores Shackleton's contribution to the launching of Douglas Mawson's first expedition, and how he continues to inspire through his books and others’ interpretations. Inspired adventurers push boundaries to extreme limits of physical, mental and emotional endurance, as he did.
The Lothgoliar
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,490. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When a mysterious creature comes to May and Josh in the night, injured and desperate, they are allured by his humanlike qualities and offer refuge. In the morning, they awaken to tragedy. As Josh and May make difficult decisions regarding the creature's fate, they suddenly find themselves running for their lives, and their only chance of survival - and that of humanity - rests in dangerous hands.