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Frank Worsley : Shackleton's fearless captain

Author: John Thomson; Judith Watson
Publisher: Nelson, N.Z. : Craig Potton Publishing, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Frank Arthur Worsley; Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir; Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir; Frank Arthur Worsley; Frank Arthur Worsley
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Thomson; Judith Watson
ISBN: 9781927213124 1927213126
OCLC Number: 888217586
Notes: "The biography of a true New Zealand hero."
Previously published as: Shackleton's captain : A biography of Frank Worsley by Hazard Press, 1998.
Description: 216 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm
Contents: The family --
First voyage --
Pacific command --
On the ice with Shackleton --
To Elephant Island --
The boat crew --
Preparing the boat --
The boat journey --
Over the Island --
New Zealand with Shackleton --
1917: the submarine --
Russia --
Captain, mate and crew --
The much-maligned quest --
All for a drink --
To sail where no ship has sailed --
London life --
Pirate gold --
Last posts --
Appendix 1. The boat --
Appendix 2. The Karori companions.
Responsibility: John Thomson : [edited by Judith Watson].

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