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Melding superb research and the extraordinary expedition photography of Frank Hurley, The Endurance by Caroline Alexander is a stunning work of history, adventure, and art which chronicles "one of the greatest epics of survival in the annals of exploration." Setting sail as World War I broke out in Europe, the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, led by renowned polar explorer Sir Ernest Cited by: 1.
Arctic Dreams. Barry Lopez’s National Book Award-winning classic study of the Far North is widely considered his masterpiece. Lopez offers a thorough examination of this obscure world-its terrain, its wildlife, its history of Eskimo natives and intrepid explorers who.
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From Bodø to North Cape, accommodation, expeditions for the adventurer and family friendly activities. A few scientific findings did come out of the expedition: A book by Chief Scientist William J. Peters—comprising meteorology and topography of the Arctic—was published by National Geographic.
The 10 Greatest Polar Expedition Books. Technically I wouldn’t count Alex’s book as a polar book as it is about Greenland (Arctic) rather than the polar regions. I haven’t read the other two books yet, but perhaps I should follow up on your recommendation.
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The Second Grinnell expedition of – was an American effort, financed by Henry Grinnell, to determine the fate of the Franklin's lost by Elisha Kent Kane, the team explored areas northwest of Greenland, now called Grinnell Land. While failing to determine the fate of Sir John Franklin, the expedition set a new record for northward penetration, delineated miles.
Jewels of the Russian Arctic: Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya. Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition. Spitsbergen In Depth: Big Islands, Big Adventure. Four Arctic Islands: Spitsbergen, Jan Mayen, Greenland and Iceland. North Pole: The Ultimate Arctic Adventure.
This book is a tour-de-force of scholarship and should be required reading - in fact the first port of call - for anyone interested in the Franklin Expedition. Although a Doctor by profession, the author devoted his life to analysing and understanding all aspects of the Franklin Expedition/5.
THE ARCTIC RETURN BOOK. Award winning author and historian Ken McGoogan plans to collaborate on a book about the Arctic Return Expedition.
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On a crisp, clear afternoon in Julya group of 33 men known officially as the U.S. Arctic Expedition left San Francisco on one of the most foolhardy missions in the history of exploration.
The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Canadian Arctic Expedition () Books from the extended shelves: Canadian Arctic Expedition (): Annelids, parasitic worms, Protozoan, etc. Part B [electronic resource]: Polychaeta / (Ottawa: T.
Mulvey, ), also by Ralph V. Chamberlin (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Canadian Arctic Expedition (): Annelids. The British Arctic Expedition ofled by Sir North Pole via Smith ships, HMS Alert and HMS Discovery (captained by Henry Frederick Stephenson), sailed from Portsmouth on 29 May Although the expedition failed to reach the North Pole, the coasts of Greenland and Ellesmere Island were extensively explored and large amounts of scientific data were collected.
MacMillan’s films of the expedition are held at the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum (where, in the interest of full disclosure, I was once a staff member). Most of the information about the expedition came from John H. Bryant and Harold N. Cones deeply researched book Dangerous Crossings: The First Modern Polar Expedition, Iconic Arctic Animals.
With our Arctic expedition trips squarely focused on exploring the natural world, the AdventureSmith team has written an introduction to all the unusual creatures to seek out on your travels. Learn fun facts and wildlife spotting tips for the polar bear, walrus, reindeer, arctic fox, narwhal, puffin, beluga whale and musk ox.
A sonar image of the H.M.S. Erebus shows where it came to rest on the sea floor. Inthe Franklin expedition’s two ships, H.M.S. Erebus and H.M.S. Terror, disappeared with all their crew. Inside an Arctic expedition gone wrong David James, Book Review His book, “A Wretched and Precarious Situation,” is one of the most well-written and engrossing works of Arctic history in.
Max Jones is the author of The Last Great Quest: Captain Scott's Antarctic Sacrifice, an examination of the enduring appeal of the Scott story, the drive to explore hostile environments and the Author: Guardian Staff.
Top 10 Arctic novels a book about a murderer on a 19th-century Arctic whaling ship. The story is set in and around Baffin Bay, the stretch of sea and ice. Books on Arctic Exploration Santa is so yesterday.
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Chief Aviation Pilot Floyd Bennett, co-pilot for Lt. Cmdr. Richard E. Byrd on the MacMillian Arctic Expedition in the Summer of and the Byrd Arctic Expedition of May Book Party; Made by History when these scientists and several hundred others will launch the largest Arctic research expedition in history: a month, $ million, nation effort to.
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Arctic Expedition, was an attempt led by George W. De Long to reach the North Pole by pioneering a route from the Pacific Ocean through the Bering premise was that a temperate current, the Kuro Siwo, flowed northwards into the strait, providing a gateway to the Open Polar Sea and thus to the pole.
Split Tooth by Tanya Tagaq Viking, $ Reviewed by Paddy Eason It's my impression that many readers of the Arctic Book Review are seeking stirring tales of exploration from long that basis, this book - which contains enthusiastic teenage solvent abuse, erotic encounters with wild animals and gleeful retribution against human bullies and predators - may not be everyone's cup of tea.