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Roald Amundsen

My Life as an Explorer

by Roald Amundsen

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Published by Doubleday, Page in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Norwegian,
  • Norwegian Discovery and exploration,
  • Explorers,
  • Biography,
  • Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMy life as an explorer.
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardback
    Pagination282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25595534M

    Sep 11,  · Roald Amundsen () In contrast to Scott’s South Pole expedition, Amundsen’s expedition benefited from good equipment, appropriate clothing, and a fundamentally different primary task. Roald Amundsen's Belgica Diary. The first Scientific Expedition to the Antarctic by Hugo Decleir, Bluntisham Books, Erskine Press. The Last Place on Earth: Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole by Roland Huntford, Roald Amundsen, a full biography by Tor Bomann-Larsen, , ISBN 0 .

    Roald Amundsen had originally planned his expedition on the Fram to be one to the North Pole. Peary and Cook however independently claimed to have reached that goal in when Amundsen's plans were already well advanced. Amundsen High School is located in Chicago, IL. Join FOA and the Amundsen community for Raise the Sails! on Friday, April 24th, from 7pmpm at the Ravenswood Events Center in .

    Roald Amundsen, Crew of the Fram , Amundsen centre with bowler hat Crew of the Fram in detail. Exercising a dog team in a run out from the Fram. The Fram and Terra Nova (Captains Scott's ship) unexpectedly meet in the Bay of Whales, Ross Sea, Antarctica, 4th Feb From Pole to Pole: Roald Amundsen's Journey in Flight by Cameron, Garth and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at akikopavolka.com


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Roald Amundsen has 49 books on Goodreads with ratings. Roald Amundsen’s most popular book is South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Exped Home. At times the most famous person in the world, the book uses Amundsen's fame as a venue for studying celebrity culture and the way celebrity itself becomes a career: book tours, paid speeches, taking tactical mutual advantage of the press, akikopavolka.com by: 3.

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Only 12 left in stock (more on the way). May 17,  · Roald Amundsen's account of his South Polar dash reveals how modest the man really was.

He, alone (with the help of brother Leon), collected funds, found a suitable vessel, recruited professional polar travelers, bought dogs, food, materials of every kind, fought against incredible odds just to leave port with the expedition all the while keeping it a secret.

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This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the pastCited by: Roald Amundsen's "The North West Passage" Volume 2; Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Gjoa" avg rating — 36 ratings — published — 32 editions Want to /5.

Roald Amundsen's Belgica Diary. The first Scientific Expedition to the Antarctic by Hugo Decleir Bluntisham Books, Erskine Press. The Last Place on Earth: Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole by Roland Huntford Modern Library (September 7, ) The South Pole:An Account of the Norwegian Antartic Expedition in the Fram, -by.

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This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: Meanwhile we had brought all our things as far as possible into a place of safety ; the dogs lay harnessed to reduce the risk /5(30). A biography of Polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, this title uncovers the life of the determined, pugnacious pioneer, using accounts from his diaries and own books.

It explores the drama, humour, and adventure of Amundsen's life, and reveals the character of /5. The first expedition to reach the geographic South Pole was led by the Norwegian explorer Roald akikopavolka.com and four others arrived at the pole on 14 Decemberfive weeks ahead of a British party led by Robert Falcon Scott as part of the Terra Nova akikopavolka.comen and his team returned safely to their base, and later heard that Scott and his four companions had died on their return.

Roald Amundsen, a Norwegian explorer, was one of the greatest figures in the field of polar exploration. He was the first explorer to transit the Northwest Passage (–05), the first to reach the South Pole (), and the first to fly over the North Pole in an airship ().

How did Roald Amundsen. In two teams set out to claim the South Pole. One was Captain Scott, the other a Norwegian crew under Roald Amundsen. This book is Amundsen 's written log and commentary by others.

His account is extremely well written and tactfully important as it provides reasons why /5. The South pole by Roald Amundsen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at akikopavolka.com On 14 Decemberthe Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen and his team became the first human beings to reach the South Pole, just over a month before Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated Terra Nova expedition.

He had already led the first expedition to traverse the North West Passage, and would go Brand: The History Press. Roald Amundsen Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. Roald Amundsen was a famous Norwegian explorer of polar regions. Born on July 16,he was the first to reach the South Pole on December 14,after leading the Antarctic expedition of to He was also the first to lead a ship voyage through the Northwest Passage in the Artic from to and also led an air expedition to.

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Emissions are cut by sailing with electrical propulsion. Innovative sustainable technology reduces fuel consumption and CO2-emissions on the ships by 20 percent. Introduction Roald Amundsen, nicknamed “The Last of the Vikings” was an Arctic explorer, and the first man to reach the South Pole in A natural explorer, Amundsen was also the first to successfully navigate the Northwest Passage, and reach the North Pole by flight.

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Online Books by. Roald Amundsen (Amundsen, Roald, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Amundsen, Roald, The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram,"trans. by Arthur G. Chater (Gutenberg text and HTML) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new .This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.

The South Pole is a book by Roald Amundsen and it represents an interesting first-hand account of the Norwegian expedition's successful attempt to reach the South Pole in