Shackleton"s argonauts

a saga of the Antarctic ice-packs.
  • 140 Pages
  • 0.61 MB
  • English
Angus and Robertson , Sydney
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922., Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-1917., Endurance (Ship), Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- Bri



StatementWith photos. by the author.
LC ClassificationsG850 1914 .H87
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 140 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6046632M
LC Control Number49005333

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They were marooned and had to struggle and fight their way across Antarctica, facing horrific /5. Argonauts of the South: Being a Narrative of Voyagings and Polar Seas and Adventures in the Antarctic With Sir Douglas Mawson and Sir Ernest Shackleton (Classic Reprint) Paperback – July 23, Cited by: 3.

Shackleton's Argonauts book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Start your review of Shackleton's Argonauts: The Epic Tale of Shackleton's Voyage to Antarctica in Write a review. Apr 20, Jeremy rated it it was amazing · review of another edition/5. This new book combines Charles Laseron's "South With Mawson" and Frank Hurley's "Shackleton's Argonauts" in one volume, continuing the wonderful flood of reprints relating to the heroic era of Antarctic exploration.5/5(1).

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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/5(20).

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Caroline Alexander has written for The New Yorker, Granta, Condé Nast Traveler, Smithsonian, Outside, and National Geographic, and is the author of four previous books. She is the curator of "Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Expedition," an exhibition that will open at the American Museum of Natural History in March Cited by: An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family.

Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts is a genre-bending memoir, a work of "autotheory" offering fresh, fierce, and timely thinking about desire, identity, and the limitations and possibilities of love and language.4/5.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible Frank. Hurley. Hard covered book with coloured image of a vessel in a rough sea glued onto the front.

The page book includes numerous reproductions of photographs by Frank Hurley, including Ernest Shackleton, the Endurance, Penguins, whales, Frank Wild, Tom Crean, Frank Hurley.

Size x x cm Object Registration Keywords. There's lots of books written on the subject of Shackleton's extraordinary journey to the Antarctic.

None really captures all the vividness and resilience of Caroline Alexander's, 'The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition.'/5(81). This book, as well as being a tribute to the explorer, was a practical effort to assist his family; Shackleton died some £40, in debt (equivalent to £2, in ) A further initiative was the establishment of a Shackleton Memorial Fund, which was used to assist the education of his children and the support of his ellomultimidia.comen: Edward Shackleton.

The story of Ernest Shackleton's "Ross Sea Argonauts" who, against all odds, laid food and fuel depots to support Shackleton's planned walk across the Antarctic continent.

Marooned for two Antarctic winters, they showed great endurance and courage in a brutal environment. Shackleton Endurance Expedition. The Shackleton Endurance expedition to Antarctica between and is one of the most amazing stories of survival. Injust as World War 1 was starting, Ernest Shackleton embarked on a journey to cross the Antarctic continent in the Endurance.

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Shackleton's Argonauts Frank Hurley is arguably one of the best Antarctic Photographers of all time. I’ve known and loved his photos since the start of my infatuation with the continent, but I only recently picked up his book.

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Get this from a library. Shackleton's argonauts: the epic tale of Shackleton's voyage to Antarctica in [Frank Hurley]. Get this from a library. Shackleton's Argonauts: the epic tale of Shackleton's voyage to Antarctica in [Frank Hurley] -- Destruction of the ship Endurance in Antarctic ice.

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Shackleton's Forgotten Argonauts by Lennard Bickel. South Melbourne: Macmillian, The story of Shackleton's support crew, who lost three men while successfully laying depots on. Shackleton's argonauts, a saga of the Antarctic ice-packs. (Book, ) [] Get this from a library.

Shackleton's argonauts, a saga of the Antarctic ice-packs. Shackleton's argonauts: the epic tale of Shackleton's voyage to Antarctica in / [by] Frank Hurley McGraw-Hill Sydney Australian/Harvard Citation.

Hurley, Frank.Shackleton's argonauts: the epic tale of Shackleton's voyage to Antarctica in / [by] Frank Hurley McGraw-Hill Sydney. Wikipedia Citation. Shackleton's argonauts: a saga of the Antarctic ice-packs. Sydney: Angus and Robertson. MLA Citation. Winner of the Australian Children's Book of the Year Award (A), Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card.

Dec 09,  · In Hurley’s book “Argonauts of the South” written after the journey, he explained that he often had to risk his life to protect the plates. In one story, a time came to choose between tossing the plates or surplus food overboard. To learn more about Shackleton’s fateful voyage check out the book Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible.

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Shackleton's Boat- the Story of the 'James Caird'. Neville and Harding. This book traces the complete history of the "James Caird" the 23 foot ship's boat which played the most vital role in the history of survival in the Antarctic exploration. –from Frank Hurley’s account “Shackleton’s Argonauts”— “On 5 December we drew away from Grytviken amidst farewell cheers, blasts from factory whistles and salvos of harpoon-gun fire, which echoed and rolled among the mountains until we rounded the .Details about Shackleton's Forgotten Argonauts by Lennard Bickel, HC/DJ.

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Item information. A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included.May 10,  · Maggie Nelson’s ‘The Argonauts’ In “The Argonauts,” the poet and critic Maggie Nelson recalls an art history seminar she attended with the scholars Jane Gallop and Rosalind Krauss.