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The Endurance :Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition /Caroline Alexander.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
Originator
Alexander, Caroline, 1956-
American Museum of Natural History.
Publication
New York : Knopf
Date
Ã1998.
Edition
1st ed.
Description
211 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Provides an account of the Shackleton expedition of 1914, during which explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew of twenty-seven set out to cross the Antarctic continent on foot, only to have their ship, Endurance, break up eighty-five miles short of their destination, leaving them stranded for close to two years. Includes a photographic record of the adventure.
Notes
"In association with the American Museum of Natural History."
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica
ISBN
0375404031
9780375404030
GUSN
320037
Call Number
CPT CPT-01-110.474
Other People and Orgs
Endurance (Ship)
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922
Descriptive terms
Discovery and exploration British.
Discovery and exploration, British.
Expedities.
Travel.
Places
Antarctica
Antarctica.

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