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About the Author
Anthony Brandt is the editor of the Adventure Classics series published by National Geographic Society Press and the books editor at National Geographic Adventure magazine. Formerly the book critic at Men’s Journal, he has written for The Atlantic, GQ, Esquire, and many other magazines. Brandt lives in Sag Harbor, New York. Brandt is the author of The Man Who Ate His Boots: The Tragic History of the Search for the Northwest Passage and The South Pole: A Narrative History of the Exploration of Antarctica.