About History Chapters: Roald Amundsen and Robert Scott Race to the South Pole
Two men! One dream! Which one will become the first to reach the South Pole and bring the honor and glory home to their country? Trek along the route of discovery and adventure, deep into Antarctic wastelands. Relive the harrowing trials of Roald Amundsen and Robert Scott in a story of soaring triumph and bleak tragedy. Young readers will follow this race to greatness all the way to the ends of the Earth.
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Gare Thompson has long been involved with children’s books as an author and editor. He has written several of National Geographic’s Science Chapters and History Chapters, including Riding with the Mail: The Story of the Pony Express, Roald Amundsen and… More about Gare Thompson
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Published by National Geographic Children’s Books Oct 09, 2007| 48 Pages| 5-1/8 x 7-5/8| 6-9 years| ISBN 9781426301872