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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His distress was compounded when he heard , once more , that they were on
their way to McMurdo Sound . “ If this is so , ” he wrote in his diary , “ he (
Shackleton ) hasn ' t got the guts of a louse , in spite of what he may say to the
world on his ...
meant at once . According to Adams , Shackleton , however , said to him : “ You '
ll stick by me if I go on ” . 77 Wild was willing to follow too . Marshall believed that
Shackleton was on the verge of collapse , while a slight swelling on Adams ...
Aflame once more with the idea of a fortune just over the hill , he returned at the
end of January to London . There , he found Douglas Mawson , now also gripped
by the polar mania . Mawson had come all the way from Australia with ideas for ...
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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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