Alone on the Ice

A marvelous, chilling account of Douglas Mawson’s death-defying 1913 expedition of Antarctica, illustrated by Frank Hurley's never-before-published photographs of the journey.

July 28: Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin eloped on this day in 1814.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.

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