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Mrs. Chippy's last expedition : the remarkable journal of Shackleton's polar-bound cat

Author: Caroline Alexander
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The 1914 Shackleton Expedition to the South Pole as seen by a cat. He is Mrs. Chippy, whose owner is the ship's carpenter and they are so close it's like a man and wife. Mrs. Chippy describes how he helped the crew retain their sanity during the many months they were trapped by ice.
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Genre/Form: Diary fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alexander, Caroline, 1956-
Mrs. Chippy's last expedition.
New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 1997
(OCoLC)707192170
Named Person: Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir; Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Alexander
ISBN: 006017546X 9780060175467
OCLC Number: 36993625
Notes: "Complete and unabridged."
Description: xix, 148 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Caroline Alexander ; with an introduction by Lord Mouser-Hunt.

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The 1914 Shackleton Expedition to the South Pole as seen by a cat. He is Mrs. Chippy, whose owner is the ship's carpenter and they are so close it's like a man and wife. Mrs. Chippy describes how he helped the crew retain their sanity during the many months they were trapped by ice.

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