Swimming to Antarctica

Newly Illustrated with Photos and Maps Throughout (format to separate this phrase from copy) Here is the joyful, inspirational memoir of swimmer Lynne Cox.

Swimming to Antarctica

A noted long-distance swimmer with a love for cold water describes her record-breaking English Channel crossing, her 1987 swim across the Bering Strait, and exploits in the Straits of Magellan, Lake Baikal, and Antarctica.

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Swimming to Antarctica
Language: en
Pages: 359
Authors: Lynne Cox
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A noted long-distance swimmer with a love for cold water describes her record-breaking English Channel crossing, her 1987 swim across the Bering Strait, and exploits in the Straits of Magellan, Lake Baikal, and Antarctica.
Swimming to Antarctica
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Lynne Cox
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-09 - Publisher: Knopf

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • In this extraordinary book, the world’s most extraordinary distance swimmer writes about her emotional and spiritual need to swim and about the almost mystical act of swimming itself. Lynne Cox trained hard from age nine, working with an Olympic coach, swimming five to twelve miles each day
Swimming to Antarctica
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Lynne Cox
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-01 - Publisher: Turtleback Books

The inspirational memoir of the best ocean swimmer of our time written with a poet's eye for detail.
Tourism in Antarctica
Language: en
Pages: 105
Authors: Monika Schillat, Marie Jensen, Marisol Vereda, Rodolfo A. Sánchez, Ricardo Roura
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-11 - Publisher: Springer

This book discusses the expansion of new activities carried out in Antarctica and the focus among treaty parties on the perceived challenges posed by adventure tourism in the region. Shedding light on the latest trends and the modus operandi of all parties involved, it draws attention to new elements in
Swimming to Antarctica; Tales of a Long-Distance Swimmer
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Lynn Cox
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-01 - Publisher: Everbind

A novel for secondary school English classes with great writing and important themes.