Shackleton The Boss by Michael Smith
  

Shackleton The Boss

Written by Michael Smith
Illustrated by Annie Brady

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Synopsis

Shackleton The Boss by Michael Smith

This inspiring story of Ernest Shackleton, whose men called him 'The Boss', involved four expeditions to Antarctica between 1901 and 1922. His incredible adventures included a breathtaking march to within a few miles of the South Pole and the amazing saga of hardship and survival on the famous Endurance expedition. * Also by Michael Smith: Tom Crean, Ice Man.

Reviews

'If you see this book you should get it' * Evening Echo * 'Gripping, very tense and exciting' * Irish Examiner

About the Author

Michael Smith is author of the best-selling biography of Tom Crean, An Unsung Hero. His other books include I Am Just Going Outside, a biography of Captain Oates (2002) and Polar Crusader about Sir James Wordie (2004). He has also written books for children, including Tom Crean -The Ice Man. He contributes to TV and radio and lectures on Polar history. Michael was a business and political journalist with The Guardian and The Observer.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
126 pages

Author

Michael Smith
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Publisher

The Collins Press

Publication date

1st August 2006

ISBN

9781905172276


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