No Horizon Is So Far

Two Women and Their Historic Journey Across Antarctica by Liv Arnesen

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)

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ISBN 100143034243
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No Horizon Is So Far: Two Women And Their Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica details the hardships that arose during the grueling trip. Injuries and equipment failure inevitably occurred in the intense cold and high altitude, but their greatest hardship was the erratic nature of the wind/5(15).

No Horizon Is So Far: Two Women And Their Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica details the hardships that arose during the grueling trip.

Injuries and equipment failure inevitably occurred in the intense cold and high altitude, but their greatest hardship was the erratic nature of the wind/5(14).

Chronicling the dramatic details of this historic expedition, No Horizon Is So Far explores what drove Ann and Liv across the ice and ultimately into hearts and history books around the world. It traces the birth of their dream, its re-emergence when they were adults, /5.

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The fascinating chronicle of Liv Arnesen and Ann Bancroft’s dramatic journey as the first two women to cross Antarctica, No Horizon Is So Far follows the explorers from the planning of their expedition through their brutal trek from the Norwegian sector all the way to McMurdo Station as they walked, skied, and ice-sailed for almost three months in temperatures reaching as low as.

No Horizon Is So Far is the true story of Arnesen and Bancroft's inspiration, organization, and hard work to become the first women to cross Antarctica by foot. As former schoolteachers, they considered the expedition to be not only a personal goal but an educational tool, reaching more than three million children through the course of their journey.

In temperatures as cold as 35 degrees below zero, the Norwegian Arnesen, along with Minnesota native Ann Bancroft, walked, skied and ice-sailed for nearly three months across 1, miles of terrain riddled with rotten ice and hidden crevasses.

No Horizon Is So Far is the inspiring true story of their ice-bound dream. No Horizon Is So Far. An Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica.

by Ann Bancroft, Liv Arnesen. email. No Horizon Is So Far Ann Bancroft and Liv Arnesen, with Cheryl Dahle The list of obstacles faced by those who choose to explore Antarctica is familiar enough: blizzards, bone-chilling cold, deadly crevasses, disorientation, faulty planning, and a whole lot more.

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NPR Summary Offers a firsthand account of the odyssey of former schoolteachers Ann Bancroft and Liv Arnesen across the continent of Antarctica on foot, reflecting on. Book Summary: The title of this book is NO HORIZON IS SO FAR and it was written by Ann Bancroft, Liv Arnesen, Ann ; Arnesen.

This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is Unknown. It was published by Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: Perseus Publishing, Beryl Markham, a heroine of the 20th century, wrote, "I learned what every dreaming child needs to know - that no horizon is so far that you cannot get beyond it or above it." Two 21st century heroines, Norwegian Liv Arnesen and American Ann Bancroft, by nature explorers and adventurers and by profession schoolteachers, took on the challenge of.

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"No Horizon Is So Far" is a fantastic read that transcends the non-fiction adventure genre. The struggles these two women explorers endure to accomplish their goal to cross Antarctica on skis is not only captivating, but also encouraging/5(5).

No Horizon Is So Far is the true story of Arnesen and Bancroft's inspiration, organization, and hard work to become the first women to cross Antarctica by foot.

No Horizon Is So Far is alternately recounted by Liv and Ann, with occasional contributions from Cheryl Dahle. How did you feel about this narrative style. Were there any instances where it helped or hindered your reading. Did you find a marked difference between the voices, and, if so, did you prefer one in particular.

No Horizon Is So Far Ann Bancroft and Liv Arnesen, with Cheryl Dahle The list of obstacles faced by those who choose to explore Antarctica is familiar enough: blizzards, bone-chilling cold, deadly crevasses, disorientation, faulty planning, and a whole lot more.

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I saw the alchemy of perspective reduce my world, and all my other life, to grains in a cup. I learned to watch, to put my trust in other hands than mine.

And I learned to wander. I learned what every dreaming child needs to know -- that no horizon is so far that you cannot get above it or beyond it.” ― Beryl Markham, West with the Night.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(14).M uch more than the typical tale of explorers' adventures, No Horizon Is So Far is the account of two almost middle-aged women daring to live their dream, and inspiring millions of schoolchildren along the way.

Norwegian Liv Arnesen and American Ann Bancroft are veteran Arctic explorers who grew up reading about men like Ernest Shackleton, Roald Amundsen and Robert Scott .Get this from a library! No horizon is so far: two women and their extraordinary journey across Antarctica.

[Liv Arnesen; Ann Bancroft; Cheryl Dahle] -- Offers a firsthand account of the odyssey of Anne Bancroft and Liv Arnesen across the continent of Antarctica on foot, describing their difficult journey across 1, miles of harsh terrain.