Zachariah Atwell Mudge
For more than three hundred years an intense desire has been felt by explorers
to discover and reveal to the world the secrets of the immediate regions of the
North Pole. Nor has this desire been confined to mere adventurers. This volume
sketches the latest American efforts (from the second Grinnel expedition to that of
the "Polaris"), second to no others in heroism and success, and abounding in
instructive and intensely interesting adventures both grave and gay.
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Cover image: Map of the countries 30 degrees round the North Pole 1808. UBC Library.
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