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Shackleton's Forgotten Men

The Untold Tragedy of the Endurance Epic

Shackleton's Forgotten Men( )
Author: Bickel, Lennard
Foreword by: Shackleton, Rt. Hon. Lord
ISBN:978-1-56025-306-8
Publication Date:Mar 2001
Publisher:Hachette Books
Imprint:Da Capo Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.99
Book Description:

This is a dramatic true story of Antarctic tragedy and survival among the heroic group that was to lay supplies across the Great Ross Ice Shelf in preparation for the Endurance expedition. Launched by Shackleton (and led by Captain Aenaes Mackintosh), this courageous crew completed the longest sledge journey in polar history (199 days) and endured near-unimaginable deprivation. They accomplished most of their mission, laying the way for those who never came. All suffered; some...
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Book Details
Pages:256
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers
History / Polar Regions
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.17 x 8.76 x 0.57 Inches
Book Weight:0.814 Pounds



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