The Ice Balloon
S.A. Andrée and the Heroic Age of Arctic ExplorationBook - 2011
Documents the dramatic 1897 flight of a visionary Swedish explorer who attempted to discover the North Pole in a hydrogen balloon, describing the formidable environmental conditions that challenged his efforts.
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2011, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 239 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm