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By Frank Wild

On 17 September 1921, the explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton left London aboard his send Quest, certain for the Antarctic on what might end up to be his ultimate voyage. His moment in command was once Frank Wild, himself an skilled Antarctic explorer and formerly Shackleton's moment in command at the well-known persistence day trip of 1914. at the means south, Shackleton died of a middle assault and used to be buried on South Georgia; Wild took command and led the day trip in the course of its 3 months within the waters of the japanese Antarctic, because it investigated a mysterious 'appearance of land' within the Weddell Sea pronounced in a prior excursion. This publication, Wild's account of the voyage of the search, is the tale of the final excursion in what has turn into often called the Heroic Age of Antarctic exploration.

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