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    DescriptionProduced in association with the Royal Geographical Society, London, the State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, and the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, this beautifully designed book contains the complete collection of surviving photographs from the Endurance expedition to Antarctica (1914-17), including remarkable early colour images. Capturing both the ordinary and the extraordinary, the portfolio section includes all of Hurley's most famous photographs and many others first published in the hardback edition of this book. From the Endurance trapped in the ice to the launching of the James Caird and the final rescue, every image is exquisitely reproduced. The book also contains a biography of Frank Hurley by Gael Newton, Senior Curator of Photography at the National Gallery of Australia, an account of the Endurance expedition by Shane Murphy and a critical appraisal of Hurley's place in the history of photography by Michael Gray, Director of the Fox Talbot Museum of Photography.


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    Title
    South with "Endurance"
    Subtitle
    Antarctic Photographs
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) F.Jack Hurley
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 230 mm
    Height: 238 mm
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780747575344
    ISBN 10: 0747575347
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.4
    BIC subject category V2: AJC, RGR
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1MTS
    DC22: 919.8904
    BISAC V2.8: HIS051000, PHO004000
    Thema V1.0: AJC, RGR
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Illustrations note
    chiefly Illustrations (some col.), map, ports.
    Publisher
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Imprint name
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Publication date
    18 October 2004
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Frank Hurley (1885-1962) was born in Sydney and published his first photograph in 1905. He became known for dramatic images taken at considerable risk to himself, and joined the Endurance expedition in 1914. He is now recognized as one of the pioneers of photography and documentary film-making.