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Ross Sea party 1914–16 - Wikipedia


The Ross Sea party was a component of Sir Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans- Antarctic Expedition 1914–17. Its task was to lay a series of supply depots across the Great Ice Barrier from t...

NOVA | Transcripts | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | PBS


Mar 26, 2002 ... The year was 1915, and the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition had ground to a halt. ... Scott dismissed him as "our invalid," and sent him home to England. ..... the night, McNeish, the carpenter, struggled to repair the broken ship. ..... cliffs and sheer glacier faces, which offered not the slightest possib...

Amazon.com: Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey (9781596434516 ...


Tools, Home Improvement .... Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey Paperback – June 17, 2014 .... the Antarctic by foot, which was a miserable failure (their ship Endurance was .... Excellent drawings of the ice - bergs, potholes, leads, glaciers, ice fields, ... Bertozzi's use of detail throughout the book brings home the difficulty (and ...

Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Hindered by Heart Defect, Docs Say


Jan 20, 2016 ... Famous antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton may have had a hole ... the Endurance expedition 100 years ago, when his ship Endurance, ... Although Shackleton and his crew faced near death, they all succeeded in returning home. ... mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health issues.

Cryospheric Sciences | 2016 August


Aug 26, 2016 ... on the ship Endurance, as part of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. ... True to the ships name the crew were forced to endure a very long journey home! .... Location of Chhota Shigri Glacier taken from Wagon et al., 2007.

Antarctic Explorers: Ernest Shackleton - South-Pole.com


Shackleton felt that the first crossing of the Antarctic Continent, from sea to sea via ... the arrival of the Trans-continental party at the top of the Beardmore Glacier . ... The ENDURANCE would be used to transport the Trans-continental party to ..... Adrift on their new "home", they crossed the Antarctic Circle on New Year'...

1915 Antarctic 'Endurance' Expedition Photos - Business Insider


Jun 14, 2012 ... Beginning on August 8, 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton led a crew of 27 Englishman to Antarctica in an attempt to make the first land crossing of ...

Some Selected Antarctic Websites - The Antarctic Circle


Antarctic websites, like websites in general, come and go and continually ..... In any event, Shackleton describes here the hazards of crossing the Beardmore Glacier: ... Focuses on Frank Hurley and the Shackleton's Endurance expedition using ... Scott's Northern Party https://sites.google.com/site/scottsnorthernparty/ home

On This Day in 1936: Charcot - Endurance Exhibition | Endurance ...


Sep 16, 2016 ... Jean-Baptiste Charcot, Antarctic explorer and researcher, died 16 Sept., 1939, when the 'Pourquoi-Pas? ... where they remained for ten days making temporary repairs. ... Français Glacier, Français Glacier Tongue and Mount Français. France welcomed home its new hero, Commandant Charcot, and this ...

Jonathan Franzen Goes to Antarctica - The New Yorker


May 23, 2016 ... An uncle's legacy and a journey to Antarctica. .... of them, giggling, a little bit drunk, had agreed to split the repair cost and tell no one. ... At the urgent instruction of Lindblad, before leaving home, I'd paid the ... The patience of the molters, their silent endurance, was impossible not to admire in hum...

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Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage: Alfred Lansing, Simon ...


Tools, Home Improvement .... Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage and over one million other books are available .... ocean on the globe and an overland trek through forbidding glaciers and mountains. .... Every single man got home safely. .... The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition Hardcover.

Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition ... - Cool Antarctica


Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, the voyage of the James Caird, Elephant Island. ... The James Caird, the lifeboat in best repair, patched up and partially decked over by ... A glacier at Point Wild on Elephant Island, those remaining would have seen this as .... E-book - The Home of the Blizzard

Antarctic Endurance 2016 – Page 2 – Inspire – Celebrate – Educate


The Crean Glacier is an immense mass of ice crashing down from the centre of the .... There, riding at anchor in the harbour, was our jaunty little cutter; our home ..... Food preparation and some minor yacht repairs to the generator, have taken ...