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Erebus : the story of a ship —Palin, Michael, author.
Book
2018
19 available of 20 items

"Intrepid voyager, writer and comedian Michael Palin follows the trail of two expeditions made by the Royal Navy's HMS Erebus to opposite ends of the globe, reliving the voyages and investigating the ship itself, lost on...

Race for the South Pole : the expedition diaries of Scott and Amundsen —Huntford, Roland, 1927-
Book
2011
1 available of 1 items

In 1910 Robert Falcon Scott and Roald Amundsen set sail for Antarctica, each from his own starting point, and the epic race for the South Pole was on. December 2011 marks the centenary of the conclusion to the last great...

Woman with the iceberg eyes : Oriana F. Wilson —MacInnes, Katherine, author.
Book
2019
2 available of 2 items

Captain Scott's adventure in the Antarctic, the most famous story of exploration in the world, played out on the great ice stage in the south. Oriana Wilson, wife of Scott's best friend, Dr. Edward Wilson, was watching f...

Shackleton's journey —Grill, William, author, artist.
Book
2014
6 available of 6 items

Tells the story of the shipwreck of the Endurance in a sea of ice en route to Antarctica, and the survival of all 28 members of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, led by Sir Ernest Shackleton.

Race to the South Pole —Messner, Kate, author.
Book
2016
19 available of 23 items

Once again the mysterious box takes the golden retriever Ranger back in time, and he finds himself on Robert Falcon Scott's ship, the Terra Nova, headed for Antarctica, where his mission is to save Jack Nin, a Chinese-Ma...

Ernest Shackleton —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.
Book
2020
0 available of 3 items

A picture-book biography of Ernest Shackleton, who, when he "was young, ... longed for a life of adventure. After a career in the Merchant Navy, he joined a landmark expedition to try to reach the South Pole for the firs...

The race to the South Pole —Pipe, Jim, 1966-
Graphic Novel
2006
2 available of 2 items

An account, in graphic format, of the competition between explorers to reach the South Pole, with emphasis on the events of the rival expeditions led by the Norwegian Roald Amundsen and the British Robert Scott between 1...

Shackleton Antarctic odyssey —Bertozzi, Nick.
Graphic Novel
2014
6 available of 6 items

Presents, in graphic novel format, the adventures of explorer Ernest Shackleton in the Antarctic.

Lost in the Antarctic : the doomed voyage of the Endurance —Olson, Tod, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 5 items

Chronicles Ernest Shackleton's expedition to the Antarctic aboard the ship Endurance, detailing the harsh conditions the crew endured on the frozen continent.

Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage —Lansing, Alfred, author.
Book
2014
1 available of 4 items

"Bound for Antarctica, where polar explorer Ernest Shackleton planned to cross on foot the last uncharted continent, the Endurance set sail from England in August 1914. In January 1915, after battling its way for six wee...

In Shackleton's footsteps : a return to the heart of the Antarctic —Worsley, Henry.
Book
2011
1 available of 1 items

In 1908, the legendary explorer Ernest Shackleton led a group of three men on a daring and death-defying attempt to become the first men to reach the South Pole. A mere ninety-seven miles from their goal but in the face ...

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