The Voyage of the Endurance

The Endurance trapped in sea ice.

The Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration began at the end of the 19th century and ended with WWI. During this time, 17 major Antarctic explorations were launched with a mixture of goals, including scientific and geographical exploration, as well as a simple thirst for adventure. Many explorers, such as Roald Amundsen of Norway, simply had the objective of being the first to reach the geographic and magnetic South Pole. This was the first…

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Ken Briggs

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