The Great Polar Journey In the Footsteps of Nansen

By: Ousland, Børge

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Signed and inscribed "polar greetings" by author on title page to explorer and Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard. First English language edition. Quarto (27.5 cm), pp. 195. Pictorial boards with matching jacket, photo collage on endpapers. Jacket and boards with slight edge wear. Profusely illustrated with color photos and illustrations. Inspired by the story of the shipwrecked and icebound Jeannette, explorers Fridtjof Nansen and Hjalmar Johansen set off in 1895 across Franz Joseph Land in a failed attempt to reach the North Pole. In 2007, the author and his crew became the first expedition to replicate that journey. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: The Great Polar Journey In the Footsteps of Nansen

Author Name: Ousland, Børge

Categories: Adventure,

Publisher: Ousland: 2009

ISBN Number: 8299437954

ISBN Number 13: 9788299437950

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near fine

Jacket Condition: Near fine

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 20900