Shipwreck at the bottom of the world: the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance

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Describes the events of the 1914 Shackleton Antarctic expedition when, after being trapped in a frozen sea for nine months, their ship, Endurance, was finally crushed, forcing Shackleton and his men to make a very long and perilous journey across ice and stormy seas to reach inhabited land.

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Interesting writing and great pictures. - Goodreads
It has incredible photographs. - Goodreads
And Armstrong has a great way with storytelling. - Goodreads
It is a great introduction to the subject. - Goodreads
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Review: Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance

User Review  - Becky - Goodreads

I have read Jennifer Armstrong's Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World three or four times now. The narrative is so strong and compelling, and, yes, even inspiring. It is definitely one of my favorite ... Read full review

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User Review  - Shawnee Smith - Goodreads

Jennifer's Armstrong's Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World is a surprisingly true story of the survival of 27 men after the devastating destruction of their ship which fell victim to the ice of the ... Read full review

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Contents

The Imperial TransAntarctic Expedition
2
The Growlers
10
The Fist of the Antarctic
17
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