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Chasing Shackleton : re-creating the world's greatest journey of survival /

In early 1914, British explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton embarked for the South Pole, hoping to make the first land crossing of Antarctica. For three years there was no word from the expedition, and most assumed the men had perished. Remarkably, however, the crew was alive, thanks to Shackleton's... Full description

Main Author: Jarvis, Tim, 1966-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2013
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Contents: South -- The Ice Age -- Endurance -- Wooden boats -- Iron men -- Proceed -- The Great Gray Shroud -- Tempest -- Threading the needle -- Impatience camp -- Charting the course -- Third-man factor -- Fall line -- Never the lowered banner -- Saving Antarctica from man.
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