Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
McGraw-Hill, 1959 - 282 halaman
Account of British Imperial Transatlantic Expedition, 1914-16, leader E.H. Shackleton, based on original diaries.
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He handed him a corked pickle bottle containing a note, and instructed Worsley
to return to Ocean Camp with Greenstreet's team and leave it there. In essence
the note said that the Endurance had been crushed and abandoned at 69°5'
Worsley placed the bottle with its message in the stern of the Stancomb Wills
back at Ocean Camp. The note was very simply a message to posterity,
explaining to those who might come after what had happened to Shackleton and
his men in ...
The Stancomb Wills was safe in camp by one o'clock. Shackleton immediately
asked Macklin if he felt too tired to go back again to Ocean Camp, this time with
his team, to bring up a further load of supplies. Macklin agreed, and set off at 3
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LibraryThing ReviewUlasan Pengguna - le.vert.galant - LibraryThing
Shackleton's attempted transversal of the South Pole is without doubt the greatest feat of polar expedition, even though he never touched the Antarctic shore. Lansing's account comes from the golden age of travel writing, the late 1950s. The combination is irresistible. Baca ulasan lengkap
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I very much enjoy non-fiction books whose focus is on exploration. One of the most fascinating topics within this genre involves polar exploration. It never ceases to amaze me that there were actually ... Baca ulasan lengkap