Exploring Polar Frontiers: A Historical Encyclopedia
ABC-CLIO, 2003 - 797 sider
Covers the entire history of Arctic and Antarctic exploration, from the voyage of Pytheas ca. 325 B.C. to the present, in one convenient, comprehensive reference resource.
* 511 A-Z biographical, geographical, and subject entries on polar exploration such as dogs, man-hauling, Elephant Island, South Georgia, and major explorers such as Sir John Franklin, Fridtjof Nansen, and Richard Byrd
* Extensive collection of photographs, many taken by expedition participants
* Vivid illustrations, including woodcuts and drawings
* 20 maps detailing Arctic and Antarctic regions
* Chronology of expeditions beginning with the voyage of Pytheas in 325 B.C. through the present
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New York: American Geographical Society. Goodridge, C. M. 1832. Narrative of a
voyage to the South Seas, with the shipwreck of the Princess of Wales cutter, on
one of the Crozets London: Hamilton and Adams. Goodsir, R. 1850. An Arctic ...
Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, 3(3), 129-150. . 1881b. The
voyages of William Baffin, 1612-1622. London: Hakluyt Society. . 1889. A life of
John Davis the navigator, 1550-1605. London: George Philip. . 1909. Life of
Amsterdam: Royal Dutch Geographical Society. Wild, F. 1923. Shackleton's last
voyage: the story of the Quest. London: Cassell. Wilkins, G. H. 1928a. The flight
from Alaska to Spitsbergen, 1928, and the preliminary flights of 1926 and 1927.
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