Douglas Mawson, 1882-1958


Biographical note


Sir Douglas Mawson was an Australian Antarctic explorer and geologist. Along with Roald Amundsen, Robert Falcon Scott, and Ernest Shackleton, Mawson was a key expedition leader during the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.


  • The Home of the Blizzard. Being the story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914 / Douglas Mawson
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