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Ernest Shackleton – further reading

I have watched the recording of the Shackleton talk by Jeremy Holmes from National Conference and found it interesting.

I find exploration into cold climes absolutely fascinating. A book I can recommend which will put a lot of ‘meat on the bones’ of the above talk is:

South: the story of Shackleton’s 1914-1917 expedition – Beware, it is very dense with information but if you have a real interest in the subject it is well worth it.

Jan Dunbar
Harwich and Dovercourt group