Atheneum, 1986 - 774 pàgines
This biography of Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton is a story of epic endurance and courage and also of tragic ineptitude, hardship, bitter rivalries, betrayal, and ultimately fatal disappointment
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It would not have escaped notice that Ernest and Emily Shackleton were staying
with Frank at the same address : they had decided to leave Edinburgh , and were
looking for a house in London . It would not do for Ernest Shackleton to be ...
For Ernest Shackleton , too , it was an inauspicious occasion . It was not only that
Frank had debts of nearly £85 , 000 . From the proceedings it became only too
obvious that he had defrauded Lord Ronald Sutherland - Gower . Lord Ronald ...
17 , No . 5 , September 1962 . Roxburgh , “ Cold and the Chinstraps ” , Daily
Telegraph Magazine , No . 357 , 27 August 1971 , pp . 10 – 15 . Sarolea , C . , "
Sir Ernest Shackleton , A Study in Personality " , The Contemporary Review , Vol .
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LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - tomsk7 - LibraryThing
Huntford is a careful, thorough biographer. This is a fascinating book, which explores the relationship between Shackleton's life on and off the ice. Llegeix la ressenya completa
LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - bcquinnsmom - LibraryThing
When I read this book, I was completely sucked in from page one. It is a most outstanding account not only of Shackleton's ill-fated Endurance expedition, but his earlier attempts to set records in ... Llegeix la ressenya completa
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