Trial by ice: a photobiography of Sir Ernest Shackleton

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Scholastic, 2000 - Antarctica - 64 pages
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Traces the adventurous life of the South Pole explorer whose ship, the Endurance, was frozen in ice and crushed, leaving the captain and crew to fight for survival.

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User Review  - corinnalogsdon - LibraryThing

Although Sir Earnest Shackleton died without accomplishing his dreams, his struggles, courage, and leadership are something to be admired. The photos definitely help give a true image of how difficult ... Read full review

TRIAL BY ICE: A Photobiography of Sir Ernest Shackleton

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Kostyal has written a tight, bracing biography of the renowned Antarctic explorer, illustrated with dramatic black-and-white photographs. Shackleton, a man whose sense of romance and adventure ... Read full review


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