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
Resultats 1 - 3 de 50.
He had , in any case , considerably impressed Sir Clements Markham , and
frequently found himself asked to lunch at Sir Clements ' home down in Pimlico ,
among the colonnaded porticoes of Eccleston Square . Sir Clements saw in ...
When the news from Nimrod first arrived , Sir Clements Markham , then visiting
Portugal , wrote to Keltie casting doubt on Shackleton ' s latitudes . “ I do not , ”
said Sir Clements , " see how it is possible . " 21 Sir Clements declined to believe
Ibid Sir Clements Markham , Officers of the Discovery ( SPRI ) . 15 16 1 Pall Mall
Gazette ... 4 Sir Clements Markham , “ Address to the Royal Geographical Society
” , 5 June 1899 , Geographical Journal , Vol . xiv , 1899 , p . 12 . 5 Sir Clements ...
Què opinen els usuaris - Escriviu una ressenya
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
Prologue Great Shack
Round the Horn
No s’hi han mostrat 54 seccions