[E–pub/E–book] Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage


Ideo about this story but after reading it I have to admit *he failed to convey how challenging it really was YouTubers name is * failed to convey how challenging it really was YouTubers name is I just finished reading 2 of Grann s books Lost City of Z The White Darkness The latter is the story of Henry Worsley the randson of Frank Worsley one of the extraordinary men in Lansing s Endurance Grann suggested Endurance as a worthy read Sir Earnest Shackleton Frank Worsley were men in Lansing s Endurance Grann suggested Endurance as a worthy read Sir Earnest Shackleton Frank Worsley were of some 20 men who incredibly survived a journey to Antarctica that went awry from almost its onset Two years later all hands were rescued through the extraordinary will of the men who found themselves at the mercy of the elements Lansing s research rasp of the situation in which these men found themselves in conjunction with his writing style has put this book at the top of my all time favorites Fabulous Fabulous Anyone 12 or older will be. Ntly narrated book with over 200000 copies sold has long been acknowledged as the definitive account of the Endurance's fateful trip To write their authoritative story Lansing consulted with ten of the surviv. I bought this book after it appeared on a few lists of books you must read several different people had appeared on a few lists of books you must read several different people had put this book on their listsAfter reading it you can see why It s a reat read very exciting and dramatic and of course it tells a story of the most incredible human achievement The survival of the crew is nothing short of a miracle I was filled with admiration and respect for Shackleton and his men Their experience skill ingenuity determination and endurance They survived in the artic they survived in small boats on the open sea they even had to mountaineer across land It s a stunning tale and a must read I really think this is one the reatest survival stories of all time An incredible adventure The beginning was a little tough for me to read but the deeper I went the I couldn t put the book down I ve bought it because one YouTuber made a The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton'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 brillia. Blown away by this true story this writer Very cold Always cold This is a very detailed true story about men trying to survive in a very hostile environment in c 1915 Stark and full of detail the reader almost ets to feel the cold hunger and pain the crew experienced while trying to survive Antarctica and return to civilization it s amazing that anyone survived this ordeal let alone all of them Sadly many creatures and peaceful animals paid the price survived this ordeal let alone all of Sadly many creatures and peaceful animals paid the price mans survival The details often are so descriptive and redundant due to the scope of the story that it sometimes becomes repetitive and familiar This is because of the constant distress and horrible conditions the crew experienced for such a long time It s a well documented and exciting story with a bit of a history lesson that really held my interest It s a popular book that is deserving of its high rating. Ing members and ained access to diaries and personal accounts by eight others The resulting book has all the immediacy of a first hand account expanded with maps and illustrations especially for this edition. .
Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage