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When man beats nature

Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing  (1959)

Pages: 357, Final verdict: Should-read

1914 was an eventful year in history. Escalating tensions in Europe culminated in the assassination of  Archduke Franz Ferdinand, setting in motion a series of events that

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When man beats nature

Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing  (1959)

Pages: 357, Final verdict: Should-read

1914 was an eventful year in history. Escalating tensions in Europe culminated in the assassination of  Archduke Franz Ferdinand, setting in motion a series of events that

...