South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-17

South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-17

by Ernest Shackleton, Ernest Henry
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1570761310

ISBN-13: 9781570761317

Pub. Date: 02/28/1999

Publisher: Trafalgar Square


This annotated edition of Shackleton's legendary, ill-fated Antarctic expedition features highly revealing side notes to the explorer's vivid narrative as well as dramatic archival photographs.

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This annotated edition of Shackleton's legendary, ill-fated Antarctic expedition features highly revealing side notes to the explorer's vivid narrative as well as dramatic archival photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570761317
Publisher:
Trafalgar Square
Publication date:
02/28/1999
Edition description:
ANNOTATED
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

I. INTO THE WEDDELL SEA1
II. NEW LAND19
III. WINTER MONTHS38
IV. LOSS OF THE ENDURANCE63
V. OCEAN CAMP87
VI. THE MARCH BETWEEN103
VII. PATIENCE CAMP108
VIII. ESCAPE FROM THE ICE118
IX. THE BOAT JOURNEY158
X. ACROSS SOUTH GEORGIA199
XI. THE RESCUE212
XII. ELEPHANT ISLAND225
XIII. THE ROSS SEA PARTY244
XIV. WINTERING IN McMURDO SOUND266
XV. LAYING THE DEPOTS279
XVI. THE AURORA'S DRIFT309
XVII. THE LAST RELIEF340
XVIII. THE FINAL PHASE344
APPENDIX I:
SCIENTIFIC WORK349
SEA-ICE NOMENCLATURE350
METEOROLOGY353
PHYSICS357
SOUTH ATLANTIC WHALES AND WHALING362
APPENDIX II:
THE EXPEDITION HUTS AT McMURDO SOUND371
INDEX375

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