Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing

Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

Alfred Lansing with Simon Prebble (Narrator)

nonfiction biography history adventurous informative inspiring slow-paced

10 hours, 21 minutes | first published 1959

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This is a new reading of the thrilling account of one of the most astonishing feats of exploration and human courage ever recorded. In August of 1914, the British ship Endurance set sail for the South Atlantic. In October, 1915, still half a conti...
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