New PDF release: Ice Captain: The Life of J.R. Stenhouse

By Stephen Haddesley

ISBN-10: 0750943483

ISBN-13: 9780750943482

a lot has been written on Antarctic explorer, Ernest Shackleton. this can be the tale of the patience expedition's different hero, Joseph Russell Stenhouse (1887-1941) who, as Captain of the SS Aurora, freed the send from pack ice and rescued the survivors of teh Ross Sea shore social gathering, deeds for which he used to be offered the Polar Medal and the OBE. He was once additionally recruited for precise operations within the Arctic throughout the First international warfare, turned excited by the Allied intervention in progressive Russia, and used to be later appointed to command Captain Scott's Discovery. Stenhouse used to be one of many final males to qualify as a sea captain throughout the age of sail.

Show description

Read or Download Ice Captain: The Life of J.R. Stenhouse PDF

Best adventurer & explorer biographies books

Wind Drinker by Jefferson Spivey PDF

Wind Drinker is a strong prevalence. It hasthe large allure of attaining the impossible,that all of us dream approximately, yet not often everattempt. it truly is anything of large importancefor destiny generations to understand approximately, Max EvansMax Evans is the writer of The Rounders, TheHi Lo kingdom, Rounders three and BluefeatherFellini.

Driving to the End of the World by Mark McMahon,Eric Osborn PDF

“I’m gonna die! ” Propelled on an experience that ended in non secular and political awakening, the writer left a profitable dental perform at the back of and headed south in a beat-up pick-up truck named child Blue. via 14 Latin American international locations he immersed himself within the tradition of the large towns and the smallest indigenous villages.

Nohemi Molano Lewis,Cynthia Melendrez,Michael Lewis,Anne's Colombina À la Recherche du Bonheur (Searching for PDF

« Colombina est considérée par les personnes qui ont ecu le privilège de l. a. lire de même que de se réjouir de son contenu, comme los angeles réalité de l. a. vie d’une jeune fille et ses luttes dans un can pay considéré du stages monde, à une période éprouvante pour ses habitants. Je me suis laissé transporter par son récit, émouvant, plein d’images, parfums, couleurs et même de certains goûts.


Within the days that Hardy studied medication, he joined a brand new scholar society. until then there were just one society within the Royal Family's collage city of Leiden. It used to be unthinkable moment society must have a correct to exist beside the Leiden scholar Corps. It used to be feared that the Corps may unfastened its certain personality.

Additional info for Ice Captain: The Life of J.R. Stenhouse

Example text

Download PDF sample

Ice Captain: The Life of J.R. Stenhouse by Stephen Haddesley

by Ronald

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 19 votes