The Polar Regions in the Twentieth Century
[Arctic Exploration]

By: Greely, Major General A. W.

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The author distinguished himself in the Civil War; survived a harrowing journey toward the North Pole in 1881 - 1883. He was trapped on Cape Sabine, losing all of his crew but six.


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Lacking Dust jacket. Previous owner's name discretely on front end page.

A lovely full-color map of the Arctic Regions is attached at the rear and there are 27 photographic plates illustrating the region, its inhabitants and several explorers.

Title: The Polar Regions in the Twentieth Century
[Arctic Exploration]

Author Name: Greely, Major General A. W.

Illustrator: Illustrated with photographs and drawn maps.

Categories: A. TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, Exploration, Polar Exploration,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: Boston:, Little, Brown and Company,: 1928.

Binding: Hardcover.

Book Condition: VeryGood

Type: Book

Size: 8vo; 8.75 inches tall. 270 pages.

lb: 2.00 lb

Seller ID: 008155

Keywords: Arctic Exploration; Cape Sabine; North Pole; Polar Exploration, 1881 - 1883,