South with Mawson. Reminiscences of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914.

By: Laseron, Charles F

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In 1911 Laseron joined the Australasian Antarctic Expedition under (Sir) Douglas Mawson, officially as taxidermist and biological collector but in fact as general scientific assistant. He spent from January 1912 to February 1913 in Adelie Land, taking part in two major sledging journeys and making discoveries in geology as well as biology. His account of his Antarctic experiences, for which he received the Polar Medal, was eventually published in 1947 as South with Mawson. Just under 500g & 223pp with photos interspersed. dj wear to edges, small closed tears, gen wear (see photo), book in nice order, pencilled gift inscription.

Title: South with Mawson. Reminiscences of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914.

Author Name: Laseron, Charles F

Categories: SCIENCE, REFERENCE, TRAVEL, ADVENTURE, TRAVEL GUIDES, HISTORY,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1947

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good/very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Size: 22.5cm

Seller ID: 010536

Keywords: Laseron Mawson Antarctica,