Sir Ernest Shackleton.

Saunders, Ben.

Picture of Sir Ernest Shackleton.
This Ladybird Expert title is one in a series for adult readership, providing an accessible, authoritative introduction to the life and achievements of the famous Antarctic explorer. Small format, illustrated in colour.


SKU: 9780718187279


Polar explorer Ben Saunders draws on his own experience of the Antarctic to bring to life the history, dangers and challenges of Shackleton's Endurance expedition. Inside, you'll discover how Shackleton, by successfully bringing all his men home in the face of near insurmountable odds, earned his reputation as one of the greatest leaders in history.Written by the leading lights and most outstanding communicators in their fields, the Ladybird Expert books provide clear, accessible and authoritative introductions to subjects drawn from science, history and culture.Other books currently available in the Ladybird Expert series include-- Climate Change- Quantum Mechanics- Evolution- Battle of BritainFor an adult readership, the Ladybird Expert series is produced in the same iconic small hardback format pioneered by the original Ladybirds. Each beautifully illustrated book features the first new illustrations produced in the original Ladybird style for nearly forty years.

Book Details

Author Saunders, Ben.
Format HC
Series Title The Ladybird Expert Series
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint Michael Joseph Ltd
Number of Pages 56
Publish Date 1/06/2017
Catalogue Jan19
Catalogue book number 1023