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The Resource Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage, Alfred Lansing

Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage, Alfred Lansing

Label
Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage
Title
Endurance
Title remainder
Shackleton's incredible voyage
Statement of responsibility
Alfred Lansing
Title variation
Endurance
Title variation remainder
Shackletons incredible voyage
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Schackleton's survival for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctic seas, as "Time" magazine put it, "defined heroism". Alfred Lansing's scrupulously researched and brilliantly narrated book--with over 200,000 copies sold--has long been acknowledged as the definitive account of the "Endurance's" fateful trip
Summary
Describes how twenty-eight men battled against almost insurmountable odds to return to civilization after their ship sank near the South Pole
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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207340
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lansing, Alfred
Dewey number
919.8/904
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G850 1914 .S53
LC item number
L36 1999b
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Endurance (Ship)
  • Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
  • Antarctica
Target audience
adult
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Shackleton's incredible voyage
Label
Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage, Alfred Lansing
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1959. With new foreword and afterword
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14062895
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Tyndale House ed.
Extent
ix, 247 pages
Isbn
9780842308243
Lccn
99236005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(DLC) 99236005
Label
Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage, Alfred Lansing
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1959. With new foreword and afterword
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14062895
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Tyndale House ed.
Extent
ix, 247 pages
Isbn
9780842308243
Lccn
99236005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(DLC) 99236005

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