By P. J. Capelotti

ISBN-10: 0813526337

ISBN-13: 9780813526331

 By Airship to the North Pole chronicles the adventures of Swedish engineer Salomon August Andree, who made the 1st failed try to achieve the North Pole in a hydrogen balloon in 1897, and of yankee journalist Walter Wellman who prepared and led 3 unsuccessful air expeditions from 1907 to 1909. The e-book investigates the tales in the back of the quests to arrive this distant and inhospitable outpost through air and examines how these tales have been created and pronounced by means of the clicking. What he uncovers permits readers to mirror at the distortions of the written historic checklist, really unkind to Wellman, and what that could let us know approximately our personal age of exploration as we glance to the final frontiers in space.

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