Shackleton’s Polar Crossing – Part 1 (ASP V9N5)
Shackleton was not discourgaged despite Amundsen beating him to the south Pole. He gathered money and men together to conquer what he considered the final frontier in the Antarctic – crossing the continent. His timing was unfortunate as WW1 broke out the day he set off for Plymouth.
For the full article, refer to V9N5.