Antarctic Housewife

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9780091085100: Antarctic Housewife

This engaging book tells the story of Nan Brown's two and a half years as a young housewife (one of only three women)on the sub-antarctic island of South Georgia, near the Falklands. Her husband had been given the job of running the island's radio station. Nan Brown describes, with warm humour, life on the whaling station, and the island's rich flora and fauna.

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Nan Brown was born and brought up in Melbourne, Australia. She met her husband on board ship during a working holiday in South Africa. Two days after her wedding they sailed for Scotland, before departing for South Georgia eight months later. After the spell on South Georgia Nan Brown and her husband returned to Australia. Nan Brown settled in Alice Springs, where she worked with the Flying Doctor service and established the town's first travel agency.

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