Exploring Polar Frontiers: A Historical Encyclopedia
ABC-CLIO, 2003 - Počet stran: 797
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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Inuit or sometimes not at all, Norwegians were brought up with many of the
necessary skills (apart from dog handling). ... It was from the Pomors of the White
Sea region that the inhabitants of the northern Norwegian town of Hammerfest
On 2 February 1929, the first landing was made by Captain Nils Larsen and Dr.
Ola Olstad, who raised the Norwegian flag and claimed Peter I for Norway. A hut
was built and a rough survey completed. Sovereignty over the island was
Queen Maud Land (Antarctica) Also widely known by its Norwegian name of
Dronning Maud Land, this major section of East Antarctica lies between 20°00'W
and 45°E, with Coats Land to the west and Enderby Land to the east. It
Co říkají ostatní - Napsat recenzi
MacMillan Donald 18741970
Fiala Anthony 18691950 222
Malygin Stepan d 1764
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