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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Then they tried to hold it so that its light would show through the canvas in reply
to Shackleton's signal — but the reply was ... A moment later, all thought of trying
to signal the Caird was forgotten as the Docker suddenly lurched violently in the ...
Jack Vincent bore the same stigma as McNeish — his compatibility under trying
conditions was open to doubt, and he might fare badly if left behind. On the
positive side, he had behaved well during the journey from Patience Camp, and
Any man who wanted it could have all the cold sledging ration he could eat, and
a few of them tried to gnaw on bits of it, ... But it was astern that they looked, trying
to catch a glimpse of the island or the treacherous reefs that had kept them at ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewUlasan Pengguna - santhony - LibraryThing
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