E–pub READ [Erebus: The Story of a Ship] ☆ Michael Palin


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Couldn t put it down The Erebus story is the Arctic we ve all been waiting for Nicholas Crane Palin is a superb stylist low key and conversational who skillfully incorporates personal xperience He turns up obscure facts reanimates ssential moments and never shies away from taking skillfully incorporates personal xperience He turns up obscure facts reanimates ssential moments and never shies away from taking positions This beautifully produced volume colour plates outstanding maps is a landmark achievement Ken McGoogan author of Fatal Passage Michael Palin is a cracking good companion on this journey of ambition longing triumph and tragedy the age of adventure lives on Alanna Mitchell author of The Spinning Magnet The Force that Created the Modern World and Could Destroy. ,


HMS Erebus was one OF THE GREAT EXPLORING SHIPS A the great exploring ships a groundbreaking xpeditions to the nds of the Earth ships a of groundbreaking to the nds of the Earth it disappeared in the Arctic its fate a mystery In it was found This is its story Beyond terrific I didn t want it to The Power Of A Choice end Bill Bryson Michael Palin Monty Python star and television globetrotter brings the remarkable Erebus back to life following it from its launch in to thepic voyages of discovery that led to glory in the Antarctic and to ultimate catastrophe in the Arctic The ship was filled with fascinating people the dashing and popular James Clark Ross who charted much of the Great Southern Barrier the troubled John Franklin whose cheuered care. .

Er culminated in the Erebus s final disastrous xpedition and the ager Joseph Dalton Hooker a brilliant naturalist when he wasn t shooting the local wildlife dead Vividly recounting the xperiences of the men who first set foot on Antarctica s Victoria Land and those who just a few years later froze to death one foot on Antarctica s Victoria Land and those who just a few years later froze to death one one in the Arctic ice beyond the reach of desperate rescue missions Erebus is a wonderfully vocative account of a truly The Case for Paleolibertarianism and Realignment on the Right extraordinary adventure brought to life by a masterxplorer and storyteller Thoroughly absorbs the reader Carefully researched
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well crafted brings the story of a ship vividly to life Sunday Times This is an incredible book ,
Erebus: The Story of a Ship