Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

Author(s): Alfred Lansing

History

Adventure, shipwreck, storms and survival on the high seas.


Product Information

Following on from the success of the Women in History promotion, the Voyages promotion includes: advertising special discount incentives presenter, poster and dumpbin special series-style jackets 'A superb and very readable account of the greatest survival story of all time' Sir Chris Bonington 'One of the most harrowing survival stories of all time' Sebastian Junger, author of The Perfect Storm

Alfred Lansing as a native of Chicago. After serving more than five years in the Navy, he enrolled at North Western University, Illinois and majored in journalism. Until 1949 he edited a weekly newspaper in Illinois. He then joined the United Press and in 1952 became a freelance writer. Endurance was his first book. He died in 1975.

General Fields

  • : 9780753809877
  • : Orion Publishing Co
  • : Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • : May 2000
  • : 198mm X 129mm X 25mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Alfred Lansing
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 919.8904
  • : 304
  • : True stories of endurance & survival; Geographical discovery & exploration
  • : maps