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Waltzing on ice: on crisis and community

Waltzing on ice: on crisis and community

| Christina Capecchi | February 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

When it came time to interview prospective sailors for his expedition across Antarctica, Ernest Shackleton had clear-cut criteria. He had to pick the right men for his journey to the bottom of the world, a news-making attempt to be the first to cross the continent via the coldest place on Earth: the South Pole.

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