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sir Ernest Shackleton<br />Biography<br />
Early years<br /><ul><li>Ernest Shackleton was born on 15 February 1874, in Kilkea near Ashy, County Kildare, Ireland.
Until the age of eleven-and-a-half, Shackleton was educated at home by a governess. He then went to Fir Lodge Preparatory ...
Henry (Shackleton's Dad) desired for his son to enter the medical field but Ernest would have no part of it. Dreaming of t...
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Problems <br />Ship sank<br />Crew started distrusting each other <br />The voyage was almost cancelled because of a war<b...
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  1. 1. sir Ernest Shackleton<br />Biography<br />
  2. 2. Early years<br /><ul><li>Ernest Shackleton was born on 15 February 1874, in Kilkea near Ashy, County Kildare, Ireland.
  3. 3. Until the age of eleven-and-a-half, Shackleton was educated at home by a governess. He then went to Fir Lodge Preparatory School, down the road from his home.
  4. 4. Henry (Shackleton's Dad) desired for his son to enter the medical field but Ernest would have no part of it. Dreaming of the sea, Ernest left school at the end of term in 1890 and on April 19, at the age of sixteen, worked the full rigger Hoghton Tower.</li></li></ul><li>Reaching Antarctica<br />He sailed a ship made especially to travel to Antarctica. The ship was named the Endurance named after the family motto- by endurance we conquer.<br />The ship sank after the crew reached Antarctica <br />The crew made it back to London (with no lives lost ) thanks to leadership and teamwork. <br />Shackleton then made another attempt to reach Antarctica, but died of heart attack at sea. <br />
  5. 5. Photo wall <br />
  6. 6. Problems <br />Ship sank<br />Crew started distrusting each other <br />The voyage was almost cancelled because of a war<br />Had to let go of all possessions <br />
  7. 7. Credits<br />Ideas..................................................................Josh<br />Editor................................................................Josh<br />Images..............................................................Josh<br />Effects...............................................................Josh<br />Special thanks to Wikipedia, <br />and A history of Shackleton<br />for useful information <br />

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