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The impossible journey of Sir Ernest Shackleton.

Author: William Bixby
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1960]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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An account of the ill-fated Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition to Weddell Sea led by the famous polar explorer, Sir Ernest Shakleton. That journey quickly turned into a struggle for survival when the ship "Endurance" was crushed in the ice. This is the story of the terrible hardships the men had to face as they traveled across the barren, frozen Antarctic Sea and continent to safety.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bixby, William.
Impossible journey of Sir Ernest Shackleton.
Boston : Little, Brown, ©1960
(OCoLC)576002037
Online version:
Bixby, William.
Impossible journey of Sir Ernest Shackleton.
Boston : Little, Brown, ©1960
(OCoLC)607882738
Named Person: Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir; Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir; Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Bixby
OCLC Number: 1267442
Description: 207 pages illustrations 20 cm

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An account of the ill-fated Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition to Weddell Sea led by the famous polar explorer, Sir Ernest Shakleton. That journey quickly turned into a struggle for survival when the ship "Endurance" was crushed in the ice. This is the story of the terrible hardships the men had to face as they traveled across the barren, frozen Antarctic Sea and continent to safety.

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