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The Birthday Boys

AuthorBeryl Bainbridge

NarratorGordon Griffin

Duration6h 25m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Novels, Historical Novels

PublisherIsis

VersionUnabridged

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In this audiobook Beryl Bainbridge retells the tragic tale of Captain Scott and his companions as they searched for the South Pole. Five first-person narratives give different perspectives on the voyage: Petty Officer Taff Evans; the ship's scholar, medic, and biologist Dr. Edward Wilson; Robert Falcon Scott; Lieutenant Henry Bowers; and Captain Lawrence Oates each give their account of the hardships, the problems, and finally the failure of their endeavour.

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