Book Discussion on The Endurance

Ms. Alexander talked about her book, The Endurance: Shackelton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition, published by Knopf. She… read more

Ms. Alexander talked about her book, The Endurance: Shackelton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition, published by Knopf. She talked about the failed 1914 attempt of Sir Ernest Shackelton to become the first to transit Antarctica.

She focused on the leadership of Shackelton and the hardships they endured while in Antarctica. After her prepared remarks she answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Endurance

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Program ID:
153674-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Miami, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Nov 21, 1999
Last Aired:
Feb 27, 2000

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  • Nov 21, 1999 | 1:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 2000 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 2000 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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