In Great Escapes: Real Tales of Harrowing Getaways, readers meet five ingenious fugitives and freedom seekers who all shared one common goal: escape. The book includes the story of the Far Eastern Party pictured here, who spent months in Antarctica, trying desperately to make their way back to camp and to safety.
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