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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The unbelievable true story of Ernest Shackleton and 27 men who sailed from England to attempt to become the first team to cross Antarctica. When the ship becomes trapped in ice and breaks apart, the amazing crew survives an additional five months before being rescued. Read full review

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Narrative telling of the ill-fated British expedition in 1914 led by Sir Earnest Shackleton to traverse the Antarctic continent, but the ship Endurance was locked and wrecked in ice. The entire crew ... Read full review

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