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The many lives of Douglas Mawson

Author :  Emma McEwin

Product Details

  • Country Australia
  • Publisher Australian Scholarly Publishing, Australia
  • ISBN9781925588910
  • FormatPaperBack
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2019
  • Bib. Infoxvi, 180 pages, 34 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
  • CategoriesDU - Oceania (South Seas)
  • Product Weight400 gms.
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Douglas Mawson is famous as an Antarctic explorer who narrowly escaped death on the ice. In this book, Emma McEwin, Mawson’s great-granddaughter, reflects on her forebear’s public and private persona. Inspired by letters and portraits and other material traces of his legacy, she writes intimately about his effect on generations of his family and the making and unmaking of myths about him. Mawson, Douglas, Sir, 1882-1958. | Australasian Antarctic Expedition (1911-1914) | Explorers -- Australia -- Biography. | Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- Australian. | Australian

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