LIBRARY SHELF: The Endurance


Alexander, Caroline The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition (1998) ICI Shelf: Current Project First Line: “The captain of the ship, Frank Worsley, would remember the day vividly ever afterward.” Last Line: “In it, he captured both sides of this impossible story, the razor’s edge of … Continue readingLIBRARY SHELF: The Endurance

LIBRARY SHELF: Shadow Catchers


Barnes, Martin Shadow Catchers: Camera-Less Photography (2012) ICI Shelf: Current Project First Line: “The very first photographic images were formed without cameras.” Last Line: “Yet, with a combination of technical delicacy and observational subtlety, they convey a vital sense of life.” ICI History: First Line … Continue readingLIBRARY SHELF: Shadow Catchers