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Mrs. Chippy"s last expedition

the remarkable journal of Shackleton"s polar-bound cat

by Alexander, Caroline

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Published by HarperCollins Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica
    • Subjects:
    • Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 -- Fiction.,
    • Discoveries in geography -- Fiction.,
    • Explorers -- Fiction.,
    • Cats -- Fiction.,
    • Antarctica -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCaroline Alexander ; with an introduction by Lord Mouser-Hunt.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3551.L34855 M77 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 148 p. :
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL669860M
      ISBN 10006017546X
      LC Control Number97015732
      OCLC/WorldCa36993625

      Mrs. Chippy'S Last Expedition. The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton's Polar-Bound Cat Caroline Alexander Bloomsbury, ISBN pages Review by Ann Skea Sam, my cat, is miffed. Title: Mrs Chippy's Last Expedition The Remarkable Journal Of Shackleton's Polar-Bound Cat By Caroline Alexander On Audio Cassette Manufacturer: Caroline Alexander Recorded Books Release Date: ISBN: UPC: Type: Music Condition: Used: Acceptable Notes: Acceptable Condition Mrs Chippy's Last Expedition The Remarkable .

      Fishpond Australia, Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition: The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton's Polar-Bound Cat by Caroline AlexanderBuy. Books online: Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition: The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton's Polar-Bound Cat, , 4/5(). Welcome Maggie of Cat Scouts (and my Sammy’s special friend). Warning, this story may make you cry. Hi, Maggie here again with you. Today I would like to remember the great Antarctic explorer, Mrs. Chippy. He is very famous, and was part of Ernest Shackleton’s third expedition to the Antarctic regions. He belonged to Henry.

      Describe your latest book. My latest book, Blue, Minnesota, is a meditation on boundaries, memory, identity, and family; it explores the liminal places that define us and the inherent sadness of the American Dream. Ultimately, it is a tragic love song to the vast expanse of our inner maps. Mrs Chippys Last Expedition The Remarkable Journal. TIL about Mrs. Chippy, a cat that went on the Shackleton expedition to Antarctica. Shackleton ordered Mrs. Chippy shot when the expedition had to abandon its ship. His owner, McNish, died in poverty and obscurity, some of his last words being, "Shackleton killed my cat.".


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Fortunately for posterity, Mrs. Chippy left a diary of the ordeal. Closely based on the true events of Shackleton's heroic journey, and illustrated with authentic photographs taken by Frank Hurley, expedition photographer, Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition is a firsthand account of one of the greatest adventures in history--from a unique point of by: 1.

I read Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition: The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton's Polar Bound Cat, by Caroline Alexander. The book is about an expedition ship that gets stuck in the arctic seas, through the cats eyes. What else it is about is the cat itself because it talks aboout the cat and how she changes, and it is in form of a journal.4/5.

Fortunately for posterity, Mrs. Chippy left a diary of the ordeal. Closely based on the true events of Shackleton's heroic journey, and illustrated with authentic photographs taken by Frank Hurley, expedition photographer, Mrs.

Chippy's Last Expedition is a firsthand account of one of the greatest adventures in history—from a unique point of Brand: HarperCollins US. A shaggy-cat tale, in which Alexander (The Way to Xanadu,etc.) gives us the feline perspective on travel and exploration in turn-of-the-century Antarctica.

Mrs. Chippy is a cat&#;a tomcat, actually, but a very elegant one whose grace and manners and devotion to his master (Harry ``Chippy'' McNeish) inspired the joke that they are as good as married. Fortunately for posterity, Mrs. Chippy left a diary of the ordeal. Closely based on the true events of Shackleton's heroic journey, and illustrated with authentic photographs taken by Frank Hurley, expedition photographer, Mrs.

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Chippy's Last Expedition is a firsthand account of one of the greatest adventures in history--from a unique point of view/5(36). Mrs. Chippy's Last Adventure is the best-written book I have read in many years (and I read a LOT!) The book is written from the point of view of Mrs. Chippy, a (male) cat who was privileged enough to join Shackleford's Polar expedition in the early 's and who was stranded in the polar ice fields along with the remaining 28 crew members.5/5(5).

Fortunately for posterity, Mrs. Chippy left a diary of the ordeal. Closely based on the true events of Shackleton's heroic journey, and illustrated with authentic photographs taken by Frank Hurley, expedition photographer, Mrs.

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No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket (if Seller Rating: % positive. Sir Ernest Shackleton's subzero expedition to Antarctica is regarded as one of the most perilous in history.

After sailing halfway around the world, Shackleton's ship Endurance became trapped in a quick-freezing sea of ice. Over the course of nearly ten long months, the ice thickened around the ship until its hull was eventually crushed and the ship went down.4/5(7).

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Chippy's Last Expedition is a firsthand account of one of the greatest adventures in history--from a unique point of view.5/5(1).

As it is, overall I did enjoy Mrs Chippy. I just can’t quite say that after turning the last page, I shed a tear upon the discovery that his fate was, in the end, decided by the wrong end of the skipper’s gun.

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