Coleridge: Darker Reflections, 1804-1834

by Richard Holmes

Contretemps at Prince’s Gate

The Peacock Room: A Cultural Biography

by Linda Merrill

Journey to the End of the Night

The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

by Caroline Alexander. Published in association with the American Museum of Natural History, New York, where Caroline Alexander has co-curated an exhibition that includes the James Caird and more than 150 of Frank Hurley's photographs


by Roland Huntford

I May Be Some Time: Ice and the English Imagination

by Francis Spufford

South: A Memoir of the Endurance Voyage

by Ernest Shackleton

Endurance: An Epic of Polar Adventure

by F.A. Worsley, with a preface by Patrick O'Brian

Shackleton's Boat Journey

by F.A. Worsley

South: Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance Expedition (1919)

a film by Frank Hurley

Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

by Alfred Lansing

Scott's Last Expedition: The Journals

by Robert Falcon Scott, with a new introduction by Beryl Bainbridge

Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition: The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton's Polar-Bound Cat

by Caroline Alexander

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Letting Go

Elementals: Stories of Fire and Ice

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Human Voices

by Penelope Fitzgerald

Plantation Blues

Runaway Slaves: Rebels on the Plantation

by John Hope Franklin and Loren Schweninger

Rituals of Blood: Consequences of Slavery in Two American Centuries

by Orlando Patterson

The Man Who Would Be King

The Singapore Story: Memoirs of Lee Kuan Yew

by Lee Kuan Yew

Can Asians Think?

by Kishore Mahbubani

Can We Ever Understand Consciousness?

Mind, Language, and Society:Philosophy in the Real World

by John R. Searle

On the Contrary: Critical Essays, 1987-1997

by Paul M. Churchland and Patricia S. Churchland

The Fall of The Black Empires

To Be Loved: The Music, the Magic, the Memories of Motown: An Autobiography

by Berry Gordy

Berry, Me, and Motown

by Raynoma Gordy Singleton

An Original Man: The Life and Times of Elijah Muhammad

by Claude Andrew Clegg III

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