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- Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
- By: Alfred Lansing
- Narrated by: Simon Prebble
- Length: 10 hrs and 20 mins
In August of 1914, the British ship Endurance set sail for the South Atlantic. In October, 1915, still half a continent away from its intended base, the ship was trapped, then crushed in the ice. For five months, Sir Ernest Shackleton and his men, drifting on ice packs, were castaways in one of the most savage regions of the world.
Superb in so many ways
- By David on 01-19-14
Would you listen to Endurance again? Why?
yes, inspiring story
What did you like best about this story?
kept wondering how they could overcome all the obstacles before them
What about Simon Prebble’s performance did you like?
Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?
when they reached the whaling camp