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South:
The Endurance Expedition (Penguin Classics)

by Ernest Shackleton

ISBN 0142437794 / 9780142437797 / 0-14-243779-4
Publisher Penguin Classics
Language English
Edition Softcover
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Veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackletons excruciating and inspiring expedition to Antarctica aboard the Endurance has long captured the public imagination. South is his own first-hand account of this epic adventure.

As war clouds darkened over Europe in 1914, a party led by Shackleton set out to make the first crossing of the entire Antarctic continent via the Pole. But their initial optimism was short-lived as ice floes closed around their ship, gradually crushing it and marooning twenty-eight men on the polar ice. Alone in the worlds most unforgiving environment, Shackleton and his team began a brutal quest for survival. And as the story of their journey across treacherous seas and a wilderness of glaciers and snow fields unfolds, the scale of their courage and heroism becomes movingly clear.

  • First time published as a Penguin Classic
  • Includes a selection of Frank Hurley's famous photographs
  • Features a new Introduction by Fergus Fleming

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