Sentence Examples


  • But the serious pupil of Abraham Shackleton would not be likely to see much of the wild and squalid sizar.
  • This significant but evanescent phenomenon, which represents the direct emissions of a low-lying solar envelope, was photographed by William Shackleton on the occasion of an eclipse in Novaya Zemlya on the 9th of August 1896; and it has since been abundantly registered by exposures made during the obscurations of 1898, 1900, 1901 and 1905.
  • That Wilkes discovered an Antarctic continent was long doubted, and one of the charges against him when he was court-martialled was that he had fabricated this discovery, but the expedition of Sir Ernest Shackleton in 1908-1909 corroborated Wilkes.
  • Inland, the point of departure for the Pole being that originally proposed by Shackleton in 1907.
  • Of that taken by Shackleton and consequently far to the E.