The Story of Ernest Shackleton and the Antarctic Explorers

The Story of Ernest Shackleton and the Antarctic Explorers

by Gavin Mortimer
     
 

The story of Ernest Shackleton, A British explorer who with 28 men attempted to cross the continent aboard his ship the Endurance in 1914 is a story of survival against all odds.  See more details below

Overview

The story of Ernest Shackleton, A British explorer who with 28 men attempted to cross the continent aboard his ship the Endurance in 1914 is a story of survival against all odds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781842226032
Publisher:
Carlton Books
Publication date:
09/28/2002
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
9.04(w) x 11.02(h) x 0.32(d)

Meet the Author

Gavin Mortimer was born in London and now lives in Montpellier in the south of France. Having spent his early twenties traveling, he began writing full-time in 1996. He has since contributed to a broad cross-section of publications, from "Esquire "to the "Daily Telegraph "and from "BBC History Magazine "to the "Observer," His previous books on Britain's Special Air Service and the Blitz were published in the UK. He is also a distance swimmer himself.

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