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Nansen

E. E. Reynolds

Nansen

by E. E. Reynolds

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nansen, Fridtjof -- , 1861-1930.

  • Edition Notes

    First published1932.

    Statemente.E. Reynolds.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21242241M

    From Day to Day One Man's Diary of Survival in Nazi Concentration Camps Author(s): Odd Nansen Editor(s): Timothy J. Boyce. This new hardcover edition of Odd Nansen's diary, the first in over sixty-five years, contains extensive annotations and other material not Author: Odd Nansen. Jan 09,  · Book review: Nansen’s powerful WWII diary republished. Published January 9, · Updated January 16, Illustration from the book, courtesy of Timothy Boyce One of the things that enlivens this concentration camp diary is Nansen’s many sketches. While most, like the sketch of a “muselmann” below, show the grimness of the camps.

    Mar 31,  · Author of Fram over Polhavet, The first crossing of Greenland, Fridtjof Nansen's "Farthest north", Nord i tåkeheimen, Eskimoliv, Siberien ein Zukunftsland, The Norwegian North Polar Expedition Scientific Results, Armenia and the Near East. Founded in , travelingartsfiesta.com has become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from over , booksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

    Dec 06,  · Today marks the th anniversary of Odd Nansen’s birth, on December 6, Recently I gave a lecture on Odd Nansen’s father, Fridtjof Nansen (whom I’ve written about here). Afterward, a gentleman in the audience recommended reading a book called In the Land of White Death by Valerian Albanov. Albanov, a Russian, joined the Saint [ ]. Nansen was a prime illustration of Carlyle's dictum that 'the history of the world is but the biography of great men'. He was not merely a pioneer in the wildly diverse fields of oceanography and skiing, but one of the founders of neurology.


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Dec 06,  · Nansen [Roland Huntford] on travelingartsfiesta.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Behind the great polar explorers of the early twentieth century - Amundsen, Shackleton, Scott in the South and Peary in the North - looms the spirit of Fridtjof Nansen ()Cited by: Farthest North: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship “Fram” –96 and of a Fifteen Months’ Sleigh Journey by Dr.

Nansen and Lieut. Johansen (Complete) Jul 29, Fridtjof Nansen has 97 books on Goodreads with ratings. Fridtjof Nansen’s most popular book Nansen book Farthest North. Oct 28,  · Nansen was a real life superman of his age-a polar explorer, a skier,a scientist, a diplomat, a humanitarian, and a Noble prize winner.

He also was a pretty lousy husband and father, a passionate lover, and a moody, tortured soul-not a particularly likable, but an /5. A spellbinding biography of Fridtjof Nansen, the man who pioneered polar exploration and inspired the Golden Age of Exploration, with a spotlight on his Nansen book three-year journey to the top of the world.

Oct 07,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Odd Nansen was born in Bærum, Akershus, Norway. He was the second youngest of five children born to scientist and explorer Fridtjof Nansen.

He was raised at Lysaker outside of Oslo. After his mother, Eva Nansen, died inhe was raised in the home of his neighbor, Anton travelingartsfiesta.com: 6 DecemberBærum, Norway. Nansen's first task on his return was to write his account of his voyage. This he did remarkably quickly, producingwords of Norwegian text by November ; the English translation, titled was ready in January The book was an instant success, and secured Nansen's long-term financial future.

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Nansen was a prime illustration of Carlyle's dictum that 'the history of the world is but the biography of great men'. He was not merely a pioneer in the wildly diverse fields of oceanography and skiing, but one of the founders of neurology.5/5(2). Aug 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Farthest North book by Fridtjof Nansen.

The Modern Library has unearthed a classic. The long out-of-print Farthest North, one of the first titles in the library's Exploration series, recounts Dr. Fridtjof Free shipping over $/5(5). The book was an instant success, and secured Nansen's long-term financial future. Although Nansen retired from exploration after this expedition, the methods of travel and survival he developed with Johansen influenced all the polar expeditions, north and south, which followed in 5/5.

Nansen, indeed, tried to talk to them in Esquimau from a conversation book in that tongue he had with him, but it was perfectly useless.

And it was not till both parties had recourse to the language of signs that Nansen was able to ascertain that they belonged to an Esquimau encampment to the north of Puisortok. Fridtjof Nansen, (born October 10,Store-Frøen, near Kristiania [now Oslo], Norway—died May 13,Lysaker, near Oslo), Norwegian explorer, oceanographer, statesman, and humanitarian who led a number of expeditions to the Arctic (,–96) and oceanographic expeditions in the North Atlantic (, –14).

For his relief work after World War I he was awarded the. "Nansen was the Chuck Yeager of polar exploration."--The New York Times Book Review.

Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Fram", and of a Fifteen Months' Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen/5(K). Oct 16,  · One man towers over the other ice-encrusted sledgers: Fridtjof Nansen, colossus of the glaciers.

In Augusthe and stoker Hjalmar Johansen battled to Author: Sara Wheeler. Fridtjof Nansen. Fridtjof Nansen () was a Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate. He retired from exploration after his harrowing journey to the north pole, but he continued to study marine life and oceanography.

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Learning from previous failed attempts, Nansen suggested crossing from the uninhabited east to the inhabited west of Greenland, an innovation that proved successful.3/5(1).

MS Fridtjof Nansen is the second of Hurtigruten’s new hybrid powered expedition ships. It does not have a launch date. The first is MS Roald Amundsen, which is due to launch in May Fridtjof Nansen Biographical F ridtjof Nansen (October 10, May 13, ) was born at Store Frøen, near Oslo.

His father, a prosperous lawyer, was a religious man with a clear conception of personal duty and moral principle; his mother was a strongminded, athletic woman who introduced her children to outdoor life and encouraged them to develop physical skills.The Little-Known Passport That ProtectedRefugees Between andthe “Nansen Passport” allowed stateless people to make a new travelingartsfiesta.com: Cara Giaimo.