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Balchen, Bernt 1899-1973

Overview
Works: 61 works in 125 publications in 4 languages and 1,995 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Military history  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  History  Bibliography 
Roles: Speaker
Classifications: G585.B3, 926.29
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Most widely held works by Bernt Balchen
War below zero; the battle for Greenland by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
11 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World War II. Postscripts by Harry L. Smith, "Flight East" and H.N. Oliphant, "Life on the Greenland Ice Cap."
The next fifty years of flight, as visualized by Bernt Balchen and told to Erik Bergaust by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
14 editions published between 1954 and 1975 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Come north with me by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
17 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selvbiografisk beretning om Nord- og Sydpolsflyvninger samt oplevelser på Grønland og under 2. verdenskrig
Kom Nord med meg by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
4 editions published in 1958 in Norwegian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selvbiografisk beretning om oplevelser og hændelser som Nord- og Sydpolsflyver samt deltagelsen i 2. verdenskrig
Kampen om Grønland by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
5 editions published in 1947 in Danish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beretninger fra Anden Verdenskrig på Grønland
Bernt Balchen og flygerne på Grønland by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
4 editions published in 1945 in Norwegian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beskriver luftoperationer m.m. på Grønland under 2. verdenskrig
Transportproblemer i Arktis by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in Norwegian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bernt Balchen, viking of the air by John Lawrence ( Book )
2 editions published in 1931 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mat i flygende fart : Bernt Balchens oppskriftsbok by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in Norwegian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War below Zero. The battle for Greenland. By Colonel Bernt Balchen, Major Corey Ford, and Major Oliver La Farge ... Illustrated by GREENLAND ( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bernt Balchen's course for beginners in Hardanger fiddle, with teaching cassettes by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colonel Bernt Balchen collection by Bernt Balchen ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Chiefly articles, letters, awards, telegrams, and correspondence relating to the aviation career of Bernt Balchen
Expeditionary records by Richard Evelyn Byrd ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Spirit of the Vikings ( Recording )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Colonel Bernt Balchen: The significance of the Polar air route
Richard E. Byrd personal papers by Richard Evelyn Byrd ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"13 more" popular tunes for the Norwegian Hardanger fiddle by Bernt Balchen ( )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
War below zers. The battle for Green land by Bernt Balchen ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Vilhjalmur Stefansson ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Contains personal as well as professional correspondence chronicling Stefansson's life, writings, research, and expeditions. Includes manuscripts, clippings, catalogs, bills, and receipts as well as cancelled checks and bank statements. Of note is his extensive correspondence with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the author Fannie Hurst, and explorer Robert E. Peary's daughter Marie Peary Stafford, as well as with the Lomen Brothers of Nome, Alaska, and many other scientific and creative leaders of his time
Richard E. Byrd Jr. papers by Richard Evelyn Byrd ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Bernt Balchen papers by Bernt Balchen ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Diaries; logbooks; autobiographical notes; research file of Balchen's wife, Audrey S. Balchen; scrapbooks; photographs; and other papers relating to Balchen's career in aviation and exploration. Documents his service as pilot on Richard Evelyn Byrd's 1927 transatlantic flight and on Antarctic expeditions with Byrd (1928-1930) and Lincoln Ellsworth (1933-1935); his World War II service with the U.S. Army Air Corps (later the Army Air Forces) including construction of an air base on Greenland and support for the Norwegian underground resistance movement; and his work with Norske luftfartselskap (Norwegian Airlines) in the 1930s and 1940s. Includes Balchen's log (1926) for the trimotor Josephine Ford; drafts of his autobiography, Come North with Me : An Autobiography (1958); and an interview with Balchen by Ben Kocivar
 
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Languages
English (75)
Norwegian (12)
Danish (7)
Swedish (2)
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