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Andrew Klavan is an American conservative commentator and writer of crime and suspense novels. Klavan has been nominated for the Edgar Award five times and has won twice. Klavan has also worked in film and as an essayist and video satirist. He hosts "The Andrew Klavan Show" podcast on the conservative site The Daily Wire.
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Endurance
Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
Alfred Lansing - Apr 28, 2015 (first published in 1959)
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The harrowing tale of British explorer Ernest Shackleton's 1914 attempt to reach the South Pole, one of the greatest adventure stories of the modern age. In August 1914, polar explorer Ernest Shackleton boarded the Endurance and set sail for Antarctica, where he planned to cross the last uncharted continent on foot. In January 1915, after battling ...
Andrew Klavan
Apr 14, 2020
@MattWalshBlog Terrific book. Riveting. What a story. If you ever want a fun fictionalization of the genre, AMC’s adaptation of Dan Simmons’ The Terror is tons of fun. Based on a real voyage with horror story added.     source
The Terror
A Novel
Dan Simmons - Dec 10, 2007
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The men on board HMS Terror have every expectation of triumph. As part of the 1845 Franklin Expedition, the first steam-powered vessels ever to search for the legendary Northwest Passage, they are as scientifically supported an enterprise as has ever set forth. As they enter a second summer in the Arctic Circle without a thaw, though, they are stra...
Andrew Klavan
Apr 14, 2020
@MattWalshBlog Terrific book. Riveting. What a story. If you ever want a fun fictionalization of the genre, AMC’s adaptation of Dan Simmons’ The Terror is tons of fun. Based on a real voyage with horror story added.     source
Adventures in the Screen Trade
A Personal View of Hollywood and Screenwriting
William Goldman - Mar 10, 1989 (first published in 1983)
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No one knows the writer's Hollywood more intimately than William Goldman. Two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter and the bestselling author of Marathon Man, Tinsel, Boys and Girls Together, and other novels, Goldman now takes you into Hollywood's inner sanctums...on and behind the scenes for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All the Presiden...
Andrew Klavan
Nov 16, 2018
William Goldman died. Super talented novelist and screenwriter. (Butch Cassidy; Princess Bride; Marathon Man, etc.) His "Adventures in the Screen Trade" is still one of the great books on Hollywood. RIP.     source