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    The Shackleton Boat Journey (Paperback) By (author) Frank Arthur Worsley


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    DescriptionFrank A. Worsley was the Captain of the H.M.S. Endurance, the ship used by the legendary explorer Ernest Shackleton in his 1914-16 expedition to the Antarctic. This book tells the story of the ill-fated expedition.

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    The Shackleton Boat Journey
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Frank Arthur Worsley
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 220
    Width: 138 mm
    Height: 214 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 260 g
    ISBN 13: 9781841580630
    ISBN 10: 1841580635

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: GEO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.4
    BIC subject category V2: RGR
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BIC subject category V2: WTL, HBT
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    Libri: I-HP
    Abridged Dewey: 920
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    LC classification: D
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26630
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1MTS
    BISAC V2.8: BIO023000, HIS046000
    DC21: 919.8904
    BISAC V2.8: HIS051000, BIO006000
    DC22: 998
    BIC subject category V2: 1MTS
    Thema V1.0: NHB, RGR, NHQ
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    32pp b&w plate section
    Birlinn General
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    Publication date
    01 February 2002
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Frank A. Worsley, a native New Zealander, served as a reserve officer in the Royal Navy before becoming captain of the "Endurance." He commanded two ships in World War I, for which he was decorated, sailed with Shackleton again in 1921, and in 1925 was the joint leader of the British Arctic Exploration. Worsley died in 1943.