South: The Endurance Expedition download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ernest Shackleton

South: The Endurance Expedition download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ernest Shackleton year 1999
  • Book name: South: The Endurance Expedition
  • Author: Ernest Shackleton
  • Release date: 1999/5/17
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780451198808
  • Rating: 7.84 of 10
  • Votes: 189
  • Review by: Sienna Wilcox
  • Review rating: 8.54 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/2
  • Total pages: 418
  • Includes a PDF summary of 42 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In 1914, as the shadow of war falls across Europe, a party led by veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton sets out to become the first to traverse the Antarctic continent. Their initial optimism is short-lived, however, as the ice field slowly thickens, encasing the ship Endurance in a death-grip, crushing their craft, and marooning 28 men on a polar ice floe. In an epic struggle of man versus the elements, Shackleton leads his team on a harrowing quest for survival over some of the most unforgiving terrain in the world. Icy, tempestuous seas full of gargantuan waves, mountainous glaciers and icebergs, unending brutal cold, and ever-looming starvation are their mortal foes as Shackleton and his men struggle to stay alive. What happened to those brave men forever stands as a testament to their strength of will and the power of human endurance. This is their story, as told by the man who led them.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H37M21S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Ships & Shipping, Biography: General, History Of Other Lands, History Of The Americas, Geographical Discovery & Exploration, Biography: Historical, Political & Military
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.44 USD
  • Dimensions: 108x178x32mm
  • Weight: 227g
  • Printed by: Dutton / Signet
  • Published in: New York, United States

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