Craobh Haven Scotland. May 3, 2015: “Antarctic Voyager: Tom Crean with Scott’s ‘Discovery’ Expedition 1901-1904”

Author and polar historian David Hirzel is pleased to announce the publication of his latest book, “Antarctic Voyager: Tom Crean with Scott’s Discovery Expedition 1901-1904” at Craobh Haven Scotland. This book recounts the start of the Irish explorer’s time in the Antarctic that included his notable adventures in Scott’s Terra Nova expedition (“Sailor on Ice” … More Craobh Haven Scotland. May 3, 2015: “Antarctic Voyager: Tom Crean with Scott’s ‘Discovery’ Expedition 1901-1904”

July 9, 2013: Tom Crean lives on in David Hirzel’s “Hold Fast”

–from a notice from Rob Stephenson just now appearing in the website antarctic-circle.org “The story of Shackleton’s Endurance expedition has been told many times. The value of this re-telling is that it’s done from the perspective of Tom Crean, one of the most remarkable Antarctic explorers and companions of the Heroic Age. Hirzel’s approach is … More July 9, 2013: Tom Crean lives on in David Hirzel’s “Hold Fast”