The YearIs The Centenary Of Sir Ernest Shackleton S Endurance Expedition, Which Aimed To Complete The First Crossing Of Antarctica He Did Not Succeed, And His Great Vision Rapidly Turned Into A Now Legendary Struggle For Survival Shackleton S Lifelong Dream To Cross The Continent Was At Last Realized By Sir Vivian Fuchs And Sir Edmund Hillary In As A Key Member Of This Commonwealth Trans Antarctic Expedition, Everest Veteran George Lowe Was There To Capture It All On FilmIn This Remarkable Book, A Trove Of Unpublished Photographs And Other Rare Materials From The Lowe Collection Are Brought Together For The First Time Awe Inspiring Landscapes, Candid Portraits, And Action Shots Evoke The Everyday Moments Of This Historic Expedition As Never BeforeThe Crossing Of Antarctica Provides A Dynamic History Of The Heroic Age Expeditions And The Emergence Of Adventure Photography A Stellar Array Of Polar Experts Also Reflects On Antarctica And The Meaning Of True Exploration, Including Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Peter Fuchs, Jonathan Shackleton, Sebastian Copeland, Geoff Somers, Ken Blaiklock, Felicity Aston, And Paul Dalrymple This is an absolutely beautiful book I received this as a first reads giveaway Even my father who doesn t read, enjoyed this book Highly recommend. My, what a beautiful book It s ideal for a coffee table, and is full of astounding photographs of Antarctica and the expedition to cross it The personal accounts within are real and strong and really tell how it was then I love it I keep going back through the pictures again and again, marveling the shots.I received this book for free from Good Reads First Reads. This was a beautiful book I wish it hadpictures, despite having lots already The essays were insightful and made me want to visit Antarctica I was initially drawn to the book by the picture on the cover As such, it would ve been nice to haveinformation about the machines.
Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Crossing of Antarctica book, this is one of the most wanted George Lowe author readers around the world.
- 240 pages
- The Crossing of Antarctica
- George Lowe
- 11 December 2017 George Lowe