I really found the extensive use of diaries and letters by those involved in Shackleton's life very useful in understanding the man better. Here is the great advantage of these books: we got to know the history of people who easily get lost in years of history. A little big book. This Group is for all who are seriously interested in the history of polar exploration with particular emphasis on Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton's legacy in Antarctica. Taschenbuch. In 1914 he lead a team of men to Antarctica. Buy a cheap copy of South book by Ernest Shackleton. September 1st 2020 Ernest shows us that with determination, thoughtfulness and hope you can overcome many obstacles. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The ‘Little People, Big Dreams’ series always lives up to expectations, this book being no different. I received an advance reader copy of this book to read in exchange for an honest review via netgalley and the publishers. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, FREE Delivery on orders over £10 for books or over £20 for other categories shipped by Amazon, South: The Endurance Expedition (Penguin Modern Classics), The Heart of the Antarctic: Vol I and II (Sastrugi Press Classics), South! This kind of book is easy to like, by the way, there's no way you can't enjoy an extra dose of knowledge. He was a member of Captain Scott's 1901-1903 expedition to the South Pole, and in 1907 led his own expedition on the whaler Nimrod, coming within ninety-seven miles of the South Pole, the feat for which he was knighted. 4,5 von 5 Sternen 29. After successful hits in this none-more-varied series, we get a bit of a dud. It's a non-fiction lovers dream! Photographed by Frank Hurley, South is the film record of Sir Ernest Shackleton's heroic but ill-starred attempt to cross Antarctica in 1914-16. They are wonderful introductory biographies with beautiful illustrations. 1 Antarctic Expeditions. The board book introduces you and your child to Ernest as a young boy with a longing to explore his world. Dieses Buch bringt das hervor. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. #4 South: Journals of His Last Expedition to Antarctica Ernest Shackleton 4.4 out of 5 stars 723 Hard… This was by no means dreadful, but I do think it was always on a hiding to nothing when it needed to convey the distances, the cold and the torturous want for healthy food, warmth and a change of company all the men must have suffered. Response must be less that 100,000 characters. Ernest Shackleton is one of the latest additions to this fantastic series by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara and tells the biography in a condensed format suitable for children about Ernest Shackleton's journey to the antarctic. Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton CVO, OBE (February 15, 1874 – January 5, 1922) was an Anglo-Irish explorer, now chiefly remembered for his Antarctic expedition of 1914–1916 in the ship Endurance. Not many explorers chose that route. The message, that optimism and teamwork are important characteristics of good explorers, is a good one. Buy South: The Endurance Expedition TV Tie in Ed by Shackleton, Ernest (ISBN: 9780140288865) from Amazon's Book Store. I love just about anything to do with Ernest Shackleton! Modeling how to deal with a crisis, Ernest stays calm and leads his crew to eventual safety. Having got within 100 miles of the South Pole in 1908, pioneering the route up the Beardmore Glacier on to the polar icecap in the process, Shackleton was left to watch Amundsen and Scott slug it out for the big prize. Ernest put a post in the paper asking young men to come to Antarctica with him. Die von Ernest Shackleton geleitete Unternehmung hatte das Ziel, als erste den antarktischen Kontinent zu durchqueren. It was an ad that did not sugar coat the peril of such a journey but the hope of success was enthusiastic Ernest brought his men toge. A good choice for little adventurous spirits. Contents. The story is informative, but does a great job of making it feel like a story. ', 'Men Wanted: For hazardous journey. The biography is concise and written in a way that is appealing to young children. Thank you Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Frances Lincoln Children's Books, and NetGalley for the advance copy of this book and giving me the opportunity to learn about Ernest Shackleton. This collection has been arousing my interest for some time now. If you haven't picked up this wonderful children's picture book series yet, get on it! It is both a unique historical document, and a tribute to the indomitable courage of a small party of men who set out on a voyage of discovery that turned into an epic struggle for survival. Taschenbuch. This book … This book probes deep into family history to reveal the profound influence of Ernest Shackleton's Irish Quaker roots in the making of a great leader. Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922: Title: South! This is a very engaging book and one I hope to get for my library’s collection. It is undoubtedly a collection for the youngest, but it is indispensable for the oldest. He was an amazing man, and I love to learn more. South is a book by Ernest Shackleton describing the second expedition to Antarctica led by him, the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1914 to 1917. 11,00 € Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage Alfred Lansing. Portrait of Ernest Henry Shackleton. Part of explorer Ernest Shackleton’s genius for leadership, ... it became possible for the first time to clearly make out the titles of the books Shackleton kept in his shipboard cabin. Shackleton hat mehr für die Menschheit getan, als viele Nobelpreisträger. Another inspiring addition to this series! Sir Ernest Shackleton, C.V.O. Exemplary British expedition leader Sir Ernest Shackleton’s (1874-1922) compelling account of his 1914 Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition consisting of two ships, the HMS Endurance and the HMS Aurora. The book contains wonderful illustrations and teaches children about determination. This little bio of Ernest Shackleton is my favorite so far in the acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series. Each page is illustrated with colorful drawings of Ernest at momentous moments in his life. When Ernest Shackleton was young, he longed for a life of adventure. Ernest Shackleton keem im Kilkea House, en Anwesen dicht bi de Oortschap Athy, as tweet vun teihn Kinner vun den Grundbesitter Henry Shackleton (1847–1920) un de sien Fru Henrietta Letitia Sophia (boren Gavan, 1845–1929) op de Welt. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917; Includes both text and audio files Language: English: LoC Class: G: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Subject: Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 -- Travel Subject: Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917) Subject Plus, if those indeterminate animals in the artwork are polar bears, as they appear to be, then someone needs a new job. South (Paperback) Ernest Shackleton. By those involved in Shackleton 's story yet another personality I never knew off.Amazing explanation of Ernest at moments... 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