The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton's survival for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctic seas. This scrupulously researched and brilliantly narrated book has long been acknowledged as the definitive account of the Endurance's fateful trip.
What Tony Hawk says
Endurance is about a ship’s crew’s fight to survive under the worst conditions imaginable. This book is a lesson in what human beings are capable of; it shows that when things are at their worst, you always have to keep going, you have to keep trying.