No Horizon Is So Far

Two Women And Their Historic Journey Across Antarctica

by Liv Arnesen and Ann Bancroft

Paperback, 253 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $15 | purchase

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No Horizon Is So Far
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Two Women And Their Historic Journey Across Antarctica
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Liv Arnesen and Ann Bancroft

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Offers a firsthand account of the 2001 odyssey of former schoolteachers Ann Bancroft and Liv Arnesen across the continent of Antarctica on foot, reflecting on their difficult journey walking, skiing, and ice sailing towing 250-pound supply sledges across 1,700 miles of harsh, dangerous terrain in below freezing temperatures.