by Jeffrey M. Cunningham | January 13, 2014
In "True South," Johnston’s reportorial work included the perusal of hundreds of diary entries penned by Sir Robert Falcon Scott and Roald Amundsen in their race to explore the South Pole. The contrast is a case study in what makes an organization thrive. As anyone who has followed arctic exploration knows, Amundsen prevailed; Scott and his entire crew died. Why? Johnston doesn’t hem and haw.