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The Unforgiving Minute

The Unforgiving Minute

Author: Tim Jarvis
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2004. First edition, first printing. A good copy.

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What motivates a person to strap on a 220 kilogram sled and haul it 1600 kilometres across the Antarctic?
"Antarctica was harsh and unforgiving, and it was a mistake to ever lose sight of that. Our vigilence kept us alive in this place, but disaster lurked just beneath the surface if we ever let our guard down. My diary reads 'that was the toughest day of my life' for each of those 19 days amongst the desperate, obstructive terrain, bitter cold and thin air of the sastrugi..."
Tim Jarvis was inspired by the exploits of some of history's most heroic and eccentric explorers, and to find out where his personal limits lay.
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General Fields

  • : 9781863254342
  • : Bantam Australia
  • : Bantam Australia
  • : August 2004
  • : 2.4 Centimeters X 15.5 Centimeters X 23.3 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Tim Jarvis
  • : 316
  • : 919.8904
  • : Paperback