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Endurance

Shackleton"s incredible voyage

by Alfred Lansing

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Published by Adventure Library in Purdys, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica
    • Subjects:
    • Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 -- Travel.,
    • Endurance (Ship),
    • Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Alfred Lansing.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG850 1914 .S53 L36 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 274 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1127764M
      ISBN 101885283008
      LC Control Number94071390
      OCLC/WorldCa31939341


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Endurance: A Year in Space, a Lifetime of Discovery is a memoir by American astronaut Scott Kelly and Margaret Lazarus Dean. The book details Kelly's life, as well as that of his twin brother Mark, as they became naval aviators and test pilots, and were both selected for NASA Astronaut Group Author: Scott Kelly, Margaret Lazarus Dean.

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Based on diaries and interviews, this is an absorbing account of Ernest Shackleton's third expedition to Antarctica. Shackleton had tried and failed twice before, in and to reach the South.

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Tanner is the twin to his brother Camden who has his own story in the first book, he's a lovable guy albeit a bit of a man-whore. Endurance Shackleton's Incredible Voyage (Book): Lansing, Alfred: In Augustexplorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew set sail from England for Antarctica, where Shackleton hoped to be the first man to cross the uncharted continent on foot.

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Ernest Shackleton, Anglo-Irish Antarctic explorer who attempted to reach the South Pole. He was perhaps best known for his –16 expedition, in which his ship, Endurance, was crushed by pack ice and the crew endured months of hardship before being.

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Endurance Shackleton's Incredible Voyage (Book): Lansing, Alfred: "Bound for Antarctica, where polar explorer Ernest Shackleton planned to cross on foot the last uncharted continent, the Endurance set sail from England in August In Januaryafter battling its way for six weeks through a thousand miles of pack ice and now only a day's sail short of its destination, the Endurance.Endurance (also related to sufferance, resilience, constitution, fortitude, and hardiness) is the ability of an organism to exert itself and remain active for a long period of time, as well as its ability to resist, withstand, recover from, and have immunity to trauma, wounds, or fatigue.