Table of contents for The last great quest : Captain Scott's Antarctic sacrifice / Max Jones.

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List of Plates xi 
List of Figures xiv 
Abbreviations xv

INTRODUCTION             3

CHAPTER ONE : Measuring the World           15

CHAPTER TWO : The Race to the South Pole           49

CHAPTER THREE : Disaster in the Antarctic          95

CHAPTER FOUR : Remembering the Dead               131

CHAPTER FIVE :  'Martyrs of Science'           161

CHAPTER SIX : 'For the Honour of our Country'   193

CHAPTER SEVEN :  'These Were Men'              227

CHAPTER EIGHT :  'So Many Heroes'              253

EPILOGUE              285

Appendix 1
  British Memorials Commemorating the Antarctic Disaster, 1913-1925 295
Appendix 2
  Message to the Public                     297

Notes 299
Further Reading 335
Index 343


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Scott, Robert Falcon, 1868-1912, Explorers Great Britain Biography, Antarctica Discovery and exploration British