Sterling Point Books

  • by Paul Rink
  • Narrated by Jay Snyder
  • 5 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Although less well known than his famous flight over the North Pole, Admiral Richard E. Byrd's adventures in Antarctica are just as remarkable. Wide-eyed youngsters will feel the excitement and danger as they learn about the isolated and tight little manned station where Byrd lived, separated from his crew; the temperatures that plunged to 60 degrees below zero; and Byrd's brush with death when a small stove he needed to keep warm - and stay alive - filled the air with carbon monoxide. It's a tale of personal courage and dedication, all set against a backdrop of perhaps the harshest environment on earth.


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-07-2009
  • Publisher: Audible Studios