<em>The Heart of the Antarctic</em>
Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 1132903

The Heart of the Antarctic


Ernest Shackleton

Probably acquired by King Edward VII

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On Shackleton’s return from the Antarctic, he was obliged, owing to public demand and the expedition’s debts, to write a book about the Nimrod expedition. It was produced in collaboration with Edward Saunders, a New Zealand journalist.