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Ships of wood and men of iron : a Norwegian-Canadian saga of exploration in the high Arctic

Author: Gerard I Kenney; University of Regina. Canadian Plains Research Center.
Publisher: Regina, Sask. : Canadian Plains Research Center, University of Regina, 2004.
Series: TBS (Series), 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Otto Neumann Sverdrup; Otto Neumann Sverdrup; Otto Neumann Sverdrup
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerard I Kenney; University of Regina. Canadian Plains Research Center.
ISBN: 0889771685 9780889771680
OCLC Number: 53900793
Description: xii, 135 pages, [2] folded pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Pt. I. The Norwegian expeditions, 1893-1902 --
The man and the ship --
Sverdrup's second arctic expedition --
The first winter --
The second winter --
The third winter --
The fourth winter --
Home to Norway! --
Pt. II. The Canadian expeditions, 1903-1948 --
Canada is not amused --
Albert Low and the Neptune, 1903-1904 --
Joseph Elzear Bernier, 1904-1925 --
The Canadian Arctic expedition, 1913-1918 --
The twenty years of the St. Roch, 1928-1948 --
Canada and Norway negotiate --
Epilogue.
Series Title: TBS (Series), 9.
Responsibility: by Gerard Kenney.

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