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The lost men

the harrowing saga of Shackleton"s Ross Sea expedition

by Kelly Tyler-Lewis

  • 49 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ross Sea (Antarctica),
  • Antarctica
    • Subjects:
    • Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 -- Travel -- Antarctica,
    • Endurance (Ship),
    • Ross Sea (Antarctica) -- Discovery and exploration -- British,
    • Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKelly Tyler-Lewis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG850 1914 .S53 T95 2006
      The Physical Object
      FormatHardcover
      Pagination366 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ;
      Number of Pages366
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3428660M
      ISBN 100670034126
      LC Control Number2005053164

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