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Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

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Bound for Antarctica, where polar explorer Ernest Shackleton planned to cross on foot the last uncharted continent, the Endurance set sail from England, in August 1914. The ship became locked inside an island of ice, and was later crushed. This tale of survival by Shackleton and all 27 of his men for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctice...

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The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton's survival for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctic seas, as Time magazine put it, "defined heroism." Alfred Lansing's scrupulously researched and brilliantly narrated book — with over 200,000 copies sold — has long been acknowledged as the definitive account of the Endurance's fateful trip. To write their

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306817731
Publisher:
Basic Books
Subject:
Shackleton, ernest henry, sir, 1874-1922
Author:
Alfred Lansing
Author:
Lansing, Alfred
Subject:
Historical - British
Subject:
Antaractica Discovery and exploration.
Subject:
Adventurers & Explorers
Subject:
Antaractica
Subject:
Discovery and exploration
Subject:
Antarctica
Subject:
Polar Regions
Subject:
Travel
Subject:
Antarctica Discovery and exploration.
Subject:
Shackleton, Ernest Henry - Travel -
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Subject:
Arctic and Antarctic-General
Subject:
Audio Books-Biography
Subject:
Audio Books-World History
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Subject:
Exploration-Antarctic
Subject:
Nautical-Nautical Lore
Subject:
Nautical-Shipwrecks
Subject:
Travel Writing-Arctic/Antarctic
Subject:
World History-General
Subject:
History : Polar Regions
Subject:
Transportation : Ships & Shipbuilding - General
Subject:
History : Expeditions & Discoveries
Subject:
Travel : Polar Regions
Publication Date:
March 2008
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
300

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"Synopsis" by , The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton's survival for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctic seas, as Time magazine put it, "defined heroism." Alfred Lansing's scrupulously researched and brilliantly narrated book — with over 200,000 copies sold — has long been acknowledged as the definitive account of the Endurance's fateful trip. To write their
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