South

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Kessinger Publishing, Jun 1, 2004 - History - 320 pages
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Captain Mackintosh and his party left the Aurora' on the evening of January 25. They had nine dogs and one heavily loaded sledge, and started off briskly to the accompaniment of a cheer from their shipmates. The dogs were so eager for exercise after their prolonged confinement aboard the ship that they dashed forward at their best speed, and it was necessary for one man to sit upon the sledge in order to moderate the pace. Mackintosh had hoped to get to Hut Point that night, but luck was against him.

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Review: South: The story of Shackleton's last expedition 1914 - 1917

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Mostly better than than Alfred Lansing's Endurance in that it proves Lansing's account to be entirely unnecessary. Both books rely almost entirely on the journals of Shackleton and his companions ... Read full review

Review: South: The story of Shackleton's last expedition 1914 - 1917

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Mostly better than than Alfred Lansing's Endurance in that it proves Lansing's account to be entirely unnecessary. Both books rely almost entirely on the journals of Shackleton and his companions ... Read full review

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