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South: [a memoir of the Endurance voyage]

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Publisher:
Blackstone Audio, Inc. ,
Pub. Date:
2006.
Edition:
Unabridged.
Language:
English
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'We longed keenly for the day when we could begin this march, the last great adventure in this history of South Polar exploration . . . ' As war clouds darkened over Europe in 1914, a party led by veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton set out to make the first crossing of the entire Antarctic continent via the Pole. But their initial optimism was short-lived as ice floes closed around their ship, Endurance, gradually crushing her to death and marooning twenty-eight men on the polar ice. Alone in the world's most unforgiving environment, Shackleton and his team began a brutal quest for survival. As the story of their journey across treacherous seas and a wilderness of glaciers and snow fields unfolds, the scale of their courage and heroism becomes movingly clear. 'One of the most harrowing survival stories of all time.' - Sebastian Junger, author of The Perfect Storm Introduction by FERGUS FLEMING Photographs by FRANK HURLEY
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9781483088778
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Grouping Title south a memoir of the endurance voyage
Grouping Author shackleton ernest henry
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subject_facet Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration, Endurance (Ship), Shackleton, Ernest Henry, -- Sir, -- 1874-1922 -- Travel -- Antarctica
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title_full South : [a memoir of the Endurance voyage] [electronic resource] / Ernest Shackleton
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title_sub [a memoir of the Endurance voyage]
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