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December 6, 2013

Advertisement placed by Shackleton prior to Endurance expedition


Posted by gerardvanderleun at December 6, 2013 10:03 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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Sounds a lot like the trip to Mars advertisement.

Posted by: Kelvin at December 6, 2013 10:38 AM

Nobody could have accused Shackleton of sugar-coating it.

Posted by: waltj at December 6, 2013 10:51 AM

Man's man.

Posted by: Casey Klahn at December 6, 2013 12:05 PM

One of the great explorers of the last century.
Never lost a man.
Casey hit the nail on the head.
A hero in an age that lacks them.

Posted by: Tim P at December 6, 2013 2:59 PM

Shakleton's add probably was catnip for the hardcases that made that voyage.

Posted by: james wilson at December 6, 2013 8:33 PM

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