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This is an amazing account of Shackleton s journey that went into intricate details about the twists and turns Every Step Of The Way step of the way this small group of brave into intricate details about the twists and turns every step of the way for this small group of brave It eads like a thrilling fiction novel but the fact that it is non fiction makes it even astounding The description The Crimson Thread: A Retelling of Rumpelstiltskin really paints a true picture of the hellacious conditions that they continued to face time and time again This bookeally put into perspective what a challenge truly is A simple headache that we might get now is nowhere near getting your sleeping bag drenched And Still Having To Sleep still having to sleep it in temperatures near 0 when you don t know how the weather or current is going to change while you try to sleep Great The Dog Cancer Survival Guide: Full Spectrum Treatments to Optimize Your Dog's Life Quality and Longevity read andeally hard to put down because even though you think you know what s going to happen you still have to find out how Would highly No Beast So Fierce: The Terrifying True Story of the Champawat Tiger, the Deadliest Animal in History recommend if youe looking for a good book that you will have trouble putting down There can be little doubt that Shackleton in his way was an extraordinary leader of men p 11There is no doubt in my mind that I would not be able to endure even one the best day of the unimaginable hardships that the men of the Imperial Trans Antarctic Exposition 1914 17 under the leadership of Sir Ernest Shackleton struggled with for than 400 days They endured and survived some of the most incredible unbelievable conditions ever experienced and Alfred Lansing captures the urgency the deprivation and the desperation with spellbinding storytellingRecommendation Best adventure story ever Should be Close to the Land: The Way We Lived in North Carolina, 1820-1870 read by all especially those of high school age In all the world there The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton's survival for over a year on the ice bound Antarctic seas as Time magazine put it defined heroism Alfred Lansing's scrupulouslyesearched and brillia. ,
S no desolation complete than the polar night It is a return to the Ice Age no warmth no life no movement to the Ice Age no warmth no life no movement 46Basic Books Kindle Edition 268 pages I Just Finished Reading 2 Of Grann just finished Berlayar di Pamor Badik reading 2 of Grann books Lost City of Z The White Darkness The latter is the story of Henry Worsley the grandson of Frank Worsley one of the extraordinary men in Lansing s Endurance Grann suggested Endurance as a worthyead Sir Earnest Shackleton Frank Worsley were two of some 20 men who incredibly survived a journey to Antarctica that went awry from almost its onset Two years later all hands were L. Munatius Plancus rescued through the extraordinary will of the men who found themselves at the mercy of the elements Lansing sesearch grasp of the situation in which these men found themselves in conjunction with his writing style has put this book at the top of my all time favorites Fabulous Fabulous Anyone 12 or older will be blown away by this true story this writer This has to be one of the best books I have ever ead without doubt It is utterly gripping intricately and
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written keeping hooked on every word of every page The story told here is simply emarkable and the attitude of the brave souls in it marvelously etold Lansing simultaneously creates this hero image around Shackleton and as a historian I know this is easy to do when one is being somewhat subjective with selecting what to include but Lansing manages to create a very aw and eal feel to Shackleton as a person and a leader Crucially important however he manages to encapsulate the characters attitudes and morale of every man aboard the fateful expedit. Ntly narrated book with over 200000 copies sold has long been acknowledged as the definitive account of the Endurance's fateful trip To write their authoritative story Lansing consulted with ten of the surviv.
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Ion and fantastically weaves a tale of immense suspense and intriguing description How this has not been made into a movie for the modern day is frankly beyond me Incredible book I m in the midst of a hugely enjoyable ead lots of books about polar exploration marathon and having done Scott moved on to Shackleton I obtained this book via one of s second hand sellers and was so pleased with the price and condition of the book which arrived very promptly indeedIt s an amazing story of human endurance and spirit against seemingly overwhelming odds well written and very detailed by an author who Well As Using The Diaries Of The as using the diaries of actually interviewed some of the surviving ones some years after the event As a The Violinist and The Son of Redhead: Two Plays by Leonard Melfi result you can see its authenticityI ve alsoecently watched available on C4 All 4 or whatever it calls itself the two part dramatisation of this story and I Fairy Tales are True: Silent Reach from the Dunes to the Khumba Mela recommend it I bought this book after it appeared on a few lists of books you mustead several different people had independently put this book on their listsAfter Galaxies in the Universe: An Introduction reading it you can see why It s a greatead very exciting and dramatic and of course it tells a story of the most incredible human achievement The survival of the crew Is Nothing Short Of nothing short of miracle I was filled with admiration and Dying to Be Ill: True Stories of Medical Deception respect for Shackleton and his men Their experience skill ingenuity determination and endurance They survived in the artic they survived in small boats on the open sea they even had to mountaineer across land It s a stunning tale and a mustead I Octavio's Journey really think this is one the greatest survival stories of all time. Ing members and gained access to diaries and personal accounts by eight others Theesulting book has all the immediacy of a first hand account expanded with maps and illustrations especially for this edition.