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Frank Worsley


Frank Arthur Worsley DSO OBE RD (22 February 1872 – 1 February 1943) was a New Zealand sailor and explorer who served on Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1914–...

Spirit of Endurance: The True Story of the Shackleton Expedition to ...


Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. This distillation of Armstrong's Shipwreck at the ... Spirit of Endurance: The True Story of the Shackleton Expedition to the Antarctic on ... Tools, Home Improvement .... then trekked across the uncharted mountains and glaciers of South Georgia .... Internationally · Home Services

South: The ENDURANCE Expedition: Ernest Shackleton ...


Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. Soon after the Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen ... Icy, tempestuous seas full of gargantuan waves, mountainous glaciers and icebergs, ... The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ... death and make their way home is one of the all-time great survival stories.

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...

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

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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

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 ...

Repairing a Plane in Antarctica | Hackaday


Jan 25, 2014 ... ... tour of the Holtanna Glacier in Antarctica. The plane sat in the snow for almost a year, before a team came back to repair it and bring it home.

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


On a wet glacier, snow conceals the crevasses and therefore you can take a much .... 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 ...



Jan 7, 2016 ... For expeditions into Antarctica, the most deeply strange place on Earth, the Drake .... parts of New York City, Miami and Mumbai, India—to abandon their homes. ... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic ..... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge ...

Cryospheric Sciences | 2016 August


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! .... The long term monitoring program, initiated on Chhota Shigri Glacier in 2002, has ...

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Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey: Nick Bertozzi: 9781596434516 ...


Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Gr 7 Up—Like Bertozzi's Lewis & Clark (First .... Excellent drawings of the ice - bergs, potholes, leads, glaciers, ice fields, crevasses, ... the ice ... Bertozzi's use of detail throughout the book brings home the difficulty (and .... Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Vo...

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.

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