• by Alfred Lansing
  • Narrated by Tim Pigott-Smith
  • 6 hrs and 0 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The year was 1915. Equipment and food supplies were totally inadequate. After battling its way for six weeks through thousands of miles of pack ice and located only a day's sail from its destination, the Endurance became locked inside an island of ice. Yet Ernest Shackleton enabled all 27 of his men to survive for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctic seas - leadership without equal. This gripping account is based on contemporaneous diaries and interviews conducted by the author with these exceptional men.


What the Critics Say

"One of the most gripping, suspenseful, intense stories anyone will ever read [or hear]." (Chicago Tribune) "One of the greatest adventure stories of our time." (The New York Times Book Review)


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 23-05-2000
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.