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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Sailing in Krotov, Pakhtusov was now to be accompanied by August Karlovich
Tsivol'ka in Kazakov, the two vessels being named for the captain and second-in-
command of Yenisey, which was presumed lost, having failed to return in 1832.
The exploration of Prince Charles Foreland. Scottish Geographical Magazine, 32
(2), 139–150. Prince Edward Islands (Sub-Antarctic) This somewhat confusingly
named group consists of two islands, the smaller Prince Edward Island (46°38'S,
The coast was first seen by Fabian von Bellingshausen on 16 February 1820; it
was not rediscovered until March 1931, when sighted by Captain H. Halvorsen of
the whaler Sevilla, who named it for Princess Astrid of Norway. In January 1939 ...
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