Endurance: Anniversary Edition
An incredible voyage and an equally incredible read. In 1914, an expedition headed by Sir Ernest Shackleton set out to be the first to cross the continent of Antarctica. Shipwrecked and marooned for months on end, their ill-fated voyage became a triumphant story of indomitable courage and faith in the face of astounding obstacles. If you have not read this, do so. By Alfred Lansing. 288 pages.