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⫷ Hardcover Read [ Erebus: The Story of a Ship ] For Free ❁ By Michael Palin ⇷ ⫷ Hardcover Read [ Erebus: The Story of a Ship ] For Free ❁ By Michael Palin ⇷ Beyond terrific I didnt want it to end Bill Bryson With this irresistible and often harrowing account, Michael Palin makes a convincing case that one heroic little ship embodied the golden ago of polar exploration better than any other HMS Erebus John Geiger, co author of Frozen in Time At this late date, and against all odds, Michael Palin has found an original way to enter and explore the Royal Navy narrative of polar exploration Palin is a superb stylist, low key and conversational, who skillfully incorporates personal experience He turns up obscure facts, reanimates essential moments, and never shies away from taking controversial positions This beautifully produced volume colour plates, outstanding maps is a landmark achievement Ken McGoogan, author of Fatal Passage This is an incredible book I couldnt put it down The Erebus story is the Arctic epic weve all been waiting for Nicholas Crane Expertly written and masterfully crafted, Palins story of one ships two bold explorations successfully weaves together two hundred years of history into page turning entertainment Adam Shoalts, author of A History of Canada in Ten Maps One robust little tub of a boat, two death defying voyages to the ends of the earth Palin has given us a fascinating account of the extraordinary courage of nineteenth century British sailors and officers Enthralling Charlotte Gray, author of The Promise of Canada Michael Palin is a cracking good companion on this journey of ambition, longing, triumph and tragedy Palins contagious spirit of exploration proves that the age of adventure lives on in us still Alanna Mitchell, author of The Spinning Magnet Thoroughly absorbs the reader Carefully researched and well crafted, it brings the story of a ship vividly to life Sunday TimesIn September 2014 the wreck of a sailing vessel was discovered at the bottom of the sea in the frozen wastes of the Canadian arctic It was broken at the stern and covered in a woolly coat of underwater vegetation Its whereabouts had been a mystery for over a century and a half Its name was HMS Erebus Now Michael Palin former Monty Python stalwart and much loved television globetrotter brings this extraordinary ship back to life, following it from its launch in 1826 to the epic voyages of discovery that led to glory in the Antarctic and to ultimate catastrophe in the Arctic He explores the intertwined careers of the men who shared its journeys the dashing James Clark Ross who charted much of the Great Southern Barrier and oversaw some of the earliest scientific experiments to be conducted there and the troubled John Franklin, who at the age of sixty and after a chequered career, commanded the ship on its final, disastrous expedition And he vividly recounts the experiences of the men who first stepped ashore on Antarcticas Victoria Land, and those who, just a few years later, froze to death one by one in the Arctic ice, as rescue missions desperately tried to reach them The result is a wonderfully evocative account of one of the most extraordinary adventures of the nineteenth century, as reimagined by a master explorer and storyteller. 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    • Erebus: The Story of a Ship
    • 2.3
    • 150
    • Hardcover
    • 352 pages
    • Michael Palin
    • English
    • 12 July 2017

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