Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition
The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton's Polar-Bound Cat
By (author) Caroline Alexander
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Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition by Caroline Alexander
Book DescriptionThe carpenter has a very fine cat who is known as "Mrs. Chippie..". -- from the diary of Commander F. A. Worsley, captain of Shackleton's Endurance When Sir Ernest Shackleton's ship Endurance became trapped in the Antarctic ice, all twenty-nine members of the crew were pushed to their limits of survival, including Mrs. Chippy, the ship's estimable cat. Fortunately for posterity, Mrs. Chippy left a diary of the ordeal. Closely based on the true events of Shackleton's heroic journey, and illustrated with authentic photographs taken by Frank Hurley, expedition photographer, Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition is a firsthand account of one of the greatest adventures in history--from a unique point of view.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780060932619
Paperback / softback
(201mm x 135mm x 15mm)
Imprint: HarperCollins Publishers
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Country of Publication: United States
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Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition, Paperback (October 1998)» View all books by Caroline Alexander
Presents the journal of Mrs Chippy, the cat who accompanied the carpenter Harry 'Chippy' McNeish on the Shackleton's Endurance expedition in 1914.
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