Blizzard - Race to the Pole

Foreword by Sir Ranulph Fiennes Accompanying the extraordinary BBC2 series, this book recreates the worst journey in the world - to experience first hand the chilling truth behind the race to the South Pole. At the beginning of the last century, reaching the South Pole was the greatest terrestrial journey left to man. To get to the bottom of the earth, traversing the very worst of what the natural world had to offer, would be an achievement that would symbolize humanitys ultimate