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Arctic experiences : aboard the doomed polaris expedition and six months adrift on an ice-floe

Author: George E Tyson; Edward E Leslie; E Vale Blake
Publisher: New York : Cooper Square Press, 2002.
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A compelling account of the ill-fated 1871 American expedition to the North Pole recalls the extraordinary story of survival and endurance in the face of the most extreme conditions of weather and  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tyson, George E. (George Emory), 1829-
Arctic experiences.
New York : Cooper Square Press, 2002
(OCoLC)760202267
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George E Tyson; Edward E Leslie; E Vale Blake
ISBN: 0815411898 9780815411895
OCLC Number: 436864594
Notes: Unabridged republication of the edition originally published in New York in 1874.
"To which is added: A general arctic chronolgy, edited by E. Vale Blake."
Description: 486 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: George Tyson ; new introduction by Edward E. Leslie.

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Republication of this almost forgotten book is long overdue.--Chauncey C. Loomis, author of " Weird and Tragic Shores: The Story of Charles Francis Hall, Explorer" [Tyson's] is a remarkable and Read more...

 
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