Captain Scott's Antarctic expedition's centenary book launched by Sir David Attenborough

Author: Christopher J. Wilson
Book: Edward Wilson's Antarctic Notebooks

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Sir David Attenborough was speaking at the launch of Edward Wilson's Antarctic Notebooks, a book by Dr Wilson's great-nephews David and Chris Wilson reproducing his sketches and watercolors from his expeditions to the Antarctic with Captain Robert Falcon Scott.
Dr Wilson was Scott's chief scientific officer on the second expedition, facing down freezing conditions and snow blindness to depict the continent and its wildlife, and died alongside him during their return from the South Pole in 1912.



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