The Worst Journey in the World by Apsley Cherry-Garrard

"The Worst Journey in the World" is a gripping account of the Terra Nova Expedition to the South Pole in 1910-1913. The book vividly describes the perilous journey undertaken by a team of explorers, their struggles with brutal weather conditions, and the tragic loss of their leader and four other members on their return from the Pole. The narrative is not only about physical survival in harsh conditions, but also about the psychological toll of such an expedition, making it a timeless testament to human endurance and spirit.

The 897th greatest book of all time


Published
1922
Nationality
British
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
500-700
Words
255,000
Original Language
English

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