The Resource South : the story of shackleton's last expedition, 1914-1917, Ernest Shackleton, (electronic resource)

South : the story of shackleton's last expedition, 1914-1917, Ernest Shackleton, (electronic resource)

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South : the story of shackleton's last expedition, 1914-1917
Title
South
Title remainder
the story of shackleton's last expedition, 1914-1917
Statement of responsibility
Ernest Shackleton
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Language
eng
Summary
As war clouds darkened over Europe in 1914, a party led by Sir Ernest Shackleton set out to make the first crossing of the entire Antarctic continent via the Pole. But their initial optimism was short-lived as ice floes closed around their ship, gradually crushing it and marooning twenty-eight men on the polar ice. Alone in the world's most unforgiving environment, Shackleton and his team began a brutal quest for survival. And as the story of their journey across treacherous seas and a wilderness of glaciers and snow fields unfolds, the scale of their courage and heroism becomes movingly clear
Summary
Veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton's excruciating and inspiring expedition to Antarctica aboard the Endurance has long captured the public imagination. South is his own firsthand account of this epic adventure
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10137558
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1874-1922
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Shackleton, Ernest Henry
Dewey number
919.8904092
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other
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Narrator: Steven Crossley
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  • Crossley, Steven
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True
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Antarctica
Target audience
adult
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the Endurance expedition
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South : the story of shackleton's last expedition, 1914-1917, Ernest Shackleton, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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MWT10756344
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (15hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781452621357
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
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MWT10756344
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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Label
South : the story of shackleton's last expedition, 1914-1917, Ernest Shackleton, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10756344
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (15hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452621357
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10756344
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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