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Chasing Shackleton

A crew of six men, led by explorer Tim Jarvis, is attemptING to follow in Shackleton's wake. Using exactly the same equipment and clothing used a century before, Jarvis and his crew take themselves beyond the point of no-return. Using their first-hand extreme experience measured against historical accounts and contemporary scientific, meteorological and medical analysis, they unlock the secrets of Shackleton's survival, measure themselves against his heroic feat -- or die in the process.

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Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018 - 12:00 AM    "3 of 3" Following the successful sea crossing from Elephant Island, Tim Jarvis and his crew must now traverse the mountains of South Georgia to complete their re-enactment of Shackleton's journey. But injury, illness and bad weather are against them. Racing through a narrow weather window, they battle high winds, bad visibility, deadly crevasse fields, and impossible climbs. G
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