Ernest Shackleton - Part 8 - Endurance: Elephant Island
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Shackleton and his men have to struggle to find a way off the ice pack of the Weddell Sea - and to land. Also, we take a look at the men of the Aurora - who were fighting to lay the supplies depots on the other side of the continent. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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