The Great Adventurers: Ernest Shackleton

  |  Buy to Own: 15/05/2006
  |  48 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Part of the documentary series looking at some of the world's greatest explorers and adventurers. This volume looks at the extraordinary career of Ernest Shackleton, popularly known as one of the greatest leaders of men of all time. Taking his crew through the barren wastes of the Antarctic, Shackleton failed to reach the South Pole but became renowned for his incredible leadership and survival skills when his team became stranded in the most inhospitable place on Earth. Includes rare archive photographs.