Into The White: Scott’s Antarctic Odyssey
(Allen & Unwin)
‘Into the White: Scott’s Antarctic Odyssey‘ is a wonderfully accessible, fascinating re-telling of the ill-fated 1912 expedition to reach the South Pole led by Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Readers will be delighted to learn of the personalities and friendships between Scott and his doughty companions and the scientific research undertaken by the expedition. The unforgiving environment and weather at the most inhospitable place on Earth are described expansively. This is an excellent and eminently readable book for confident readers, aged 9 and above.