The Lost Men: The Harrowing Story of Shackleton's Ross Sea Party

Bloomsbury, 2006 - 366 pàgines
A previously overshadowed maritime mission, this is the extraordinary story of Shackleton's forgotten support party from the Aurora, who desperately continued laying supplies across the Antarctic, unaware that Shackleton had aborted his journey.

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The descriptions of the conditions alone would make anyone wonder - why do this? This was a wonderful story of a period of time when we were truly explorers. Llegeix la ressenya completa

THE LOST MEN: The Harrowing Saga of Shackleton's Ross Sea Party

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To Roland Huntford's The Last Place on Earth (1985) and Caroline Alexander's The Endurance (1998), add this last stirring chapter in polar exploration's Heroic Age.In 1914, at the outset of WWI ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

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Sobre l'autor (2006)

Kelly Tyler-Lewis, a historian, is Visiting Scholar of the Scott Polar Research Institute of the University of Cambridge, England. Her research took her to Britain, Australia, New Zealand, and Antarctica, where she spent two months with the US Antarctic Program.

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