Expeditions and Discoveries Sponsored Exploration and Scientific Discovery in the Modern Age

South: the story of Shackleton's last expedition, 1914-1917

Creator/Contributor:
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922, creator
Tower, Joseph Tuckerman, 1897-1931, former owner.
Description:
Includes narrative of Ross Sea Party and drift of Aurora from member's diaries. Appendices on scientific work.
Place Of Origin:
New York (State)
New York
Publisher:
Macmillan
Creation Date:
1920
Extent:
xvi, 380 p., [47] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
Into the Weddell Sea -- New land -- Winter months -- Loss of the Endurance -- Ocean camp -- The march between -- Patience Camp -- Escape from the ice -- The boat journey -- Across South Georgia -- The rescue -- Elephant Island -- The Ross sea party -- Wintering in McMurdo Sound -- Laying the depots -- The Aurora's drift -- The last relief -- The final phase.
Subjects:
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)
Antarctica--Discovery and exploration--British
Places:
United States--New York--New York
Notes:
"With eighty-eight illustrations and diagrams."
Attribution:
by Sir Ernest Shackleton.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
G850.1914 .S52
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990012762870203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990012762870203941/catalog