Chasing Shackleton 2014 | TV Show Watchlist
A modern-day expedition re-creates Ernest Shackleton's Trans-Antarctic Expedition, which launched in 1914 and met with disaster when his ship was crushed by ice and sank.
Premiered: January 8, 2014
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From PBS - Following the successful sea crossing from Elephant Island, Tim Jarvis must now traverse the mountains of South Georgia to complete his re-enactment of Shackleton’s “double.” But injury, illness and bad weather are against him.
From PBS - Following in the wake of legendary polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton, a team of six men risks their lives to discover what it's like on the greatest survival journey of all time.
From PBS - Veteran polar explorer Tim Jarvis is on a mission to discover exactly what happened on the most famous survival story in expedition history.
Can six men endure Shackleton's Antarctic rescue mission today? Sir Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition is the most extraordinary story of leadership and survival ever.
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- Premiered: January 8, 2014
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: A modern-day expedition re-creates Ernest Shackleton's Trans-Antarctic Expedition, which launched in 1914 and met with disaster when his ship was crushed by ice and sank. (more)