About the Book
Peter and Cate Diddams travelled to Mawson's Hut in East Antarctica aboard 'The Spirit of Enderby', a Russian ice-strengthened ship named 'Professor Kromov' chartered by Heritage Expeditions of Christchurch New Zealand.
This book is a record of some of the highlights of their trip
"In the Footsteps of Mawson"
from 9 December 2010 to 3 January 2011.
Peter Diddams is retired from paid employment. His interests include travel, golf, walking, opera, reading and photography. And now they also include writing! Peter's working life consisted of 25 years in the Australian Army including operational service in Vietnam, 11 years in British Aerospace Australia including two years in their UK Headquarters, and five years in the Australian Public Service. The latter included the management of a major project to map the Extended Continental Shelf off Australia's Antarctic Territory.