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Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage

Author: Alfred Lansing
Publisher: New York : Caroll & Graf, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Schackleton'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.
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Named Person: Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir; Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Lansing
ISBN: 078670621X 9780786706211
OCLC Number: 43945482
Notes: Originally published: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1959. With new maps and illustrations.
Description: 282 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Alfred Lansing.
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The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Schackleton'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.

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