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    This list has been compiled by curator Lindsey Shaw and Librarian Frances Prentice from the the Australian National Maritime Museum to accompany the exhibition "Scott's last expedition" which is on at the Museum from 15 June - 16 October 2011. It includes resources available from libraries and other collections online such as books, diaries, photographs, maps and objects for researching the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913 (Terra Nova Expedition)as well as some fun Antarctic games.

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    The Project Gutenberg version of the book 'Scott's last expedition'.

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  2. Web page: Captain Scott's Diary. British Library. Add. MS 51035, f.39
    http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/histtexts/scottdiary/
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    2011-06-07 14:30:02.0

    The British Library's interactive version of Scott's handwritten diary from the expedition.

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  3. The diaries of Captain Robert Scott : a record of the second Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1912
    Scott, Robert Falcon, 1868-1912
    [ Book : 1968 ]
    At 9 libraries
  4. Web page: Scott's Last Expedition' blog
    http://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/museum/diaries/
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    2011-06-07 12:13:21.0

    The 'Scott's Last Expedition' blog from the Scott Polar Research Institute republishes Scott's diaries deatailing the daily events of the Terra Nova Expedition, as a daily blog,

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    Scott papers at the Royal Geographical Society in London.

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  6. Scott of the Antarctic : a life of courage and tragedy / David Crane
    Crane, David
    [ Book : 2006-2008 ]
    Possibly online
    At 4 libraries
    Scott of the Antarctic : a life of courage and tragedy / David Crane
  7. Scott of the Antarctic
    Pound, Reginald
    [ Book : 1966-1968 ]
    At 23 libraries
  8. Web page: Scott's Terra Nova Antarctic Expedition. Natural History Museum.
    http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/collections/departmental-collections/mineralogy-collections/rock-collections/scott.html
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    Mineral specimens collected by the expedition from the natural History Museum in London.

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  9. Web page: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 [photographs]. Scott Polar Research Institute.
    http://www.spriprints.com/category/8843/british-antarctic-expedition-1910-13
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    2011-06-07 12:21:02.0

    Showcases photographs from the expedition from the Scott Polar Research Institute collection.

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  10. Web page: Herbert Ponting photographs. Royal Geographical Society.
    http://images.rgs.org/herbertponting.aspx
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    2011-06-07 12:26:10.0

    Ponting was official photographer and cinematographer on Captain Robert Falcon Scott’s British Antarctic Expedition 1910-1914.

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  11. Web page: Terra Nova Expedition [Trove search].
    http://trove.nla.gov.au/picture/result?q=subject%3A%22British+Antarctic+%28+Terra+Nova+%29+Expedition+1910-1913.%22
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    2011-06-07 16:09:34.0

    Results of a Trove search for photographs books diaries and more relating to the expedition. It includes scientific research from the expedition, history books about the expedition and accounts by expedition team members including works by Australian scientist Frank Debenham.

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  12. Web page: Race to the south pole exhibition. National Maritime Museum.
    http://www.nmm.ac.uk/explore/sea-and-ships/in-depth/race-to-south-pole/the-race-to-the-south-pole
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    2011-06-07 12:37:56.0

    The home page for the National Maritime Museum Greenwich's 2001 exhibition about the expeditions of Captain Robert Falcon Scott, Sir Ernest Shackleton and the Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen.

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  13. Web page: Scott's Antarctic samples give climate clues
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-12524042
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    2011-06-07 12:44:46.0

    Written by Richard Black for the BBC's environment correspondent looks at how marine samples collected during Scott's expeditions help in predicting climate change.

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  14. Web page: Captain Scott's Terra Nova Antarctic hut undergoes renovations
    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/picturegalleries/uknews/6833780/Captain-Scotts-Terra-Nova-Antarctic-hut-undergoes-renovations.html
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    2011-06-07 12:51:35.0

    Article from the Telegraph (UK) about the Antarctic Heritage Trust's restoration project for Scott's Terra Nova Hut at Cape Evans.

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  15. Web page: Antarctic conservation blog. [Natural History Museum]
    http://www.nhm.ac.uk/natureplus/community/antarctic-conservation?view=overview&fromGateway=true
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    2011-07-18 16:02:09.0

    The Antarctic conservation blog is part of the Natural History Museum website and is being written by Antarctic Heritage Trust conservators who are currently working and living in Antarctica. Their work involves conserving 4 Antarctic explorers' huts, including those used by Scott and Shackleton on their expeditions to Antarctica. Previous entries were written by conservation teams from 2006 onwards. Find out what it's like to live and work in Antarctica.

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  16. Web page: Antarctic Heritage Trust
    http://www.nzaht.org/AHT/main_aht/
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    The trust's is responsible for the care of the expedition bases associated with the first explorers of the Ross Sea region of Antarctica including Shackleton and Scott.

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  17. Still life : inside the Antarctic huts of Scott and Shackleton / photography by Jane Ussher ; essays by Nigel Watson
    Ussher, Jane, 1953-
    [ Book : 2010 ]
    At 28 libraries
    Still life : inside the Antarctic huts of Scott and Shackleton / photography by Jane Ussher ; essays by Nigel Watson
  18. Web page: Antarctic Fact file.
    http://www.coolantarctica.com/Antarctica%20fact%20file/antarctica%20fact%20file%20index.htm
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  19. The S.S. Terra Nova (1884-1943) : from the Arctic to the Antarctic: whaler, sealer and Polar exploration ship / Michael C. Tarver
    Tarver, Michael C
    [ Book : 2006 ]
    At 6 libraries
    The S.S. Terra Nova (1884-1943) : from the Arctic to the Antarctic: whaler, sealer and Polar exploration ship / Michael C. Tarver
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    A history of the polar exploration ship Terra Nova

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  20. Web page: Ships of the Polar explorers
    http://www.coolantarctica.com/Antarctica%20fact%20file/History/antarctic_ships/Ships_of_the_antarctic_explorers.htm
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    2011-06-07 13:06:41.0

    This Cool Antarctica page has useful articles about Antarctic Exploration ships including comparisons between then and now.

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  21. Web page: Memorials to Scott. Monuments and memorials.
    http://www.nmm.ac.uk/memorials/Memorials.cfm?Search=robert%20falcon&SearchCriteria=Firstname&Area=&MemorialPage=1
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    2011-06-07 13:10:30.0

    Results of a search for Scott memorials on the National Maritime Museum Greenwich's Monuments and memorials website.

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  22. Web page: Antarctic sledge used on Scott's expedition, 1910-1913. Powerhouse Museum.
    http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=225383
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  23. Web page: Map showing Scott and Amundsen's antarctic expeditions
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Antarctic_expedition_map_%28Amundsen_-_Scott%29-en.svg
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    Wikimedia map showing the routes of the 2 expeditions

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  24. Debenham, Frank (1883-1965)
    Antarctic scientist; Geographer; Scientists; Academics - Geography; Academics - Geology
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    Frank Debenham - Australian expedition member, Antarctic scientist and geographer's biographical entry from ADB and Trove.

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  25. The quiet land : the diaries of Frank Debenham : member of the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913 / edited by June Debenham Back ; foreword by Vivian Fuchs
    Debenham, Frank, 1883-1965
    [ Book : 1992 ]
    At 8 libraries
    The quiet land : the diaries of Frank Debenham : member of the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913 / edited by June Debenham Back ; foreword by Vivian Fuchs
  26. Web page: Classroom Antarctica
    http://www.classroom.antarctica.gov.au/the-big-white/antarctic-arts/board-games-and-puzzles
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    Antarctic games

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  27. Web page: Antarctica journey to the frozen continent frozen fun
    http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0215022/frozenfun.htm
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    2011-06-07 13:02:23.0

    Antarctic games

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  28. Journeyman Taylor : the education of a scientist / by Griffith Taylor ; abridged and edited by Alasdair Alpin MacGregor
    Taylor, Thomas Griffith, 1880-1963
    [ Book : 1958 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
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    At 27 libraries
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    2011-07-26 13:13:30.0

    Griffith Taylor was an Australian the head geologist on the expedition who became an eminent scientist.

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