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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learn how to handle dogs from scratch . Even so , he was ... Peary , for example ,
took two years to learn dog driving . Shackleton , so far , had not ... He lacked
understanding , and furthermore did not really like dogs at all . The dogs of
It was the kind of perfect going to send a frisson of ecstatic pleasure through a
proper skier or dog driver . Shackleton , Scott and Wilson were already struggling
, however . For one thing , the dogs were overloaded . When Barne turned back ...
This is the poison produced by a fungus , to which dogs are particularly
susceptible . That the cruelty with which Scott and his men treated their animals
was due to ignorance and inexperience only aggravated their guilt . Not only
were Scott ' s ...
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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
Prologue Great Shack
Round the Horn
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