Antarctica: Life on the Ice
edited by Susan Fox Rogers
Explore the bottom of the world through the stories of 20 people who've lived in Antarctica. Wise and funny essays introduce a wild cast of characters, share details of daily life, transport us to fantastic landscapes and fascinating sights. Explore places where your footprints will outlive you. Survive a record-breaking blizzard. Find dinosaur bones. Meet the Adelie penguins. Search for meteorites emerging from the ice. Write for Antarctica's only newspaper. Take the dreaded "psych tect" required of all Antarctic workers. Watch the sunrise after 6 months of complete darkness.