Andrée's story : the complete record of his polar flight, 1897, from the diaries and journals of S. A. Andrée, Nils Strindberg, and K. Frnkel / found on White island in the summer of 1930 and edited by the Swedish society for anthropology and

; Adams-Ray, Edward, 1861-1946
New York city : Blue ribbon books, inc., [c1930] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
G700 1897 .S96 Off-site
Other Authors Adams-Ray, Edward, 1861-1946.
Subjects Andrée, Salomon August, 1854-1897.
Arctic regions.
Balloon ascensions.
Frnkel, Knut Hjalmar Ferdinand, 1870-1897.
North Pole.
Strindberg, Nils, 1872-1897.
Description v, [3]-250 p. : front., plates, ports., map, facsim. ; 23 cm.
Notes At head of title: Boys' edition.
Maps on lining-papers.
Plates printed on both sides.
Contents Introduction.--The background: The three men. Trial flights in the balloon Svea. Planning the polar flight. The first visit to Spitzbergen. The base on Dane island.--The adventure: The flight of the Eagle, July 11-14, 1897. The march over the ice towards Franz Josef Land. Towards the Seven islands. Caught in the ice. On White island.--Thirty-three years later: The Bratvaag expedition discovers the camp, by G. Horn. The Isbjörn expedition to White island, by K. Stubbendorff. The camp on White island and its equipment, by N. Lithberg. The journey home.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)02892907
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