Extraordinary tale of polar explorer

Captain Francis Crozier: Last Man Standing? by Michael Smith, Collins Press, €23.95.

29th July, 2006

Captain Francis Crozier: Last Man Standing? by Michael Smith, Collins Press, €23.95.

Journalist Michael Smith has continued his series of books on polar explorers, which began in 2000 with An Unsung Hero, the story of Kerry iceman Tom Crean. Since then, Smith has published a biography of Captain Lawrence ‘Titus’ Oates, a book about explorer Sir James Wordie, an illustrated book about Crean, and two childrens’ books on Crean and Ernest Shackleton. Few people have...

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