Describes the events of the 1914 Shackleton Antarctic expedition when, after being trapped in a frozen sea for nine months, the expedition ship, the Endurance, was finally crushed and Shackleton and his men made the very long and perilous journey across ice and stormy seas to reach inhabited land.
|Product dimensions:||10.55(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.12(d)|
|Age Range:||7 - 10 Years|
About the Author
Michael McCurdy (1942-2016) is the illustrator of Walker & Company's The Signers and the author/illustrator ofTrapped by the Ice, CBC-NCSS Notable Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies. He illustrated more than 150 books and has twice received the New York Times Best Illustrated Books award. Michael lived in western Massachusetts.