An Unsung Hero: Tom Crean – Antarctic Survivor


“Kerry’s bravest son, an inspirational Irish figure”

Author: Michael Smith

Format: Paperback

About: Tom Crean was the unsung hero of the heroic age of Polar exploration, an indestructible character who sailed on three of the four great British expeditions with Captain Scott and Sir Ernest Shackleton to the Antarctic. He ran away from home at the age of 15, spent longer in the icy wilderness than either Scott or Shackleton and outlived most of the era’s more notable figures