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Polar castaways

Richard McElrea

Polar castaways

the Ross Sea party (1914-17) of Sir Ernest Shackleton

by Richard McElrea

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Published by Canterbury University Press in Christchurch, N.Z .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica,
  • Ross Sea.
    • Subjects:
    • Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 -- Travel -- Antarctica.,
    • Davis, John King.,
    • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. -- Antarctica -- Ross Sea.,
    • Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British.,
    • Antarctica -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-304) and index.

      StatementRichard McElrea and David Harrowfield.
      ContributionsHarrowfield, David L., 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG850 1914.S53 M35 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination315 p. :
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3369279M
      ISBN 101877257265
      LC Control Number2004444334

      Antarctic Literature - Antarctic book recommendations - you will find the following sections: Antarctica, antarctic History, Falkland Islands, South Georgia Polar Castaways. (About the»Aurora«, which went to the Ross sea as part of Shackleton’s famous»Endurance/Aurora«expedition). Polar Bears on the edge. Spitsbergen photo book. Buy cheap polar regions textbooks now and learn how these regions were discovered and explored. Look for Exploring Polar Frontiers: A Historical Encyclopedia; Polar Castaways: The Ross Sea Party of Sir Ernest Shackleton, ; Passion for the Pole: Ethological Research in Polar Regions, and many other titles as well.

      Aug 17,  · Buy Polar Castaways: The Ross Sea Party of Sir Ernest Shackleton, New Ed by Richard McElrea, David Harrowfield (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Feb 19,  · The book opens with vignettes featuring some of the Polaris survivors after their return to civilization, so the reader knows from the start that Tyson has survived to write a widely read account Author: BRUCE BARCOTT.

      When Shackleton published his book South (Shackleton ) on the expedition, compiled with New Zealand journalist and friend Edward Saunders, with exception of accounts on the Ross Sea party sledging and drift of the ship Aurora, no recognition was given to work undertaken by the four Ross Sea party scientists and an assistant. Later Cited by: 2. Aug 23,  · The Echo Park Castaways is a deeply personal book for the author, M.G. Hennessey, who volunteers as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) in the L.A. foster care system. In that position and as a youth mentor for the Lifeworks program, Hennessey has witnessed the system responsible for society’s most vulnerable children.


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