South Indian Ocean Expedition to Heard Island 1964-65 and Patanela - Signed Expedition Postcard

By: Tilman H.W.

Price: £225.00

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Book Condition: Official Expedition Postcard, with expedition ink stamp signed by the ten expedition members which included H.W. Tilman, Phil Temple and Warwick Deacock. Ink stain bottom corner of the front of the postcard not affecting the rear with the signatures, Good+.


H.W. Tilman skippered the ship, 'Patanela', that the expedition party used to reach Heard Island. It was a private sailing and climbing adventure, led by Major Warwick Deacock, to the small island on the edge of Antarctica to climb the central volcano 'Big Ben' for the first time.

Title: South Indian Ocean Expedition to Heard Island 1964-65 and Patanela - Signed Expedition Postcard

Author Name: Tilman H.W.

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 1965

Publisher: 1965

Binding: paperback

Book Condition: Official Expedition Postcard, with expedition ink stamp signed by the ten expedition members which included H.W. Tilman, Phil Temple and Warwick Deacock. Ink stain bottom corner of the front of the postcard not affecting the rear with the signatures, Good+.

Seller ID: 68908

Keywords: POLAR SOUTH - exploration mountaineering alpinism bergsteigen antarctic antarctica south pole discovery travel shackleton amundsen scott antarktis antarctique polaire tilman heard island patanela