In Northern Mists: Arctic Exploration In Early Times Fridtjof Nansen

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In Northern Mists: Arctic Exploration In Early Times by Fridtjof Nansen
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In Northern Mists: Arctic Exploration In Early Times by Fridtjof Nansen, G.C.V.O., D.Sc., D.C.L., Ph.D., Professor of Oceanography in the University of Christiania, etc.- Translated by Arthur G. Chater- IllustratedIn Two Volumes, Volumes 1 and 2CONTENTSPrefaceIntroductionVolume OneChapter 1. Antiquity, before PytheasChapter 2. Ytheas of Massalia - The Voyage to ThuleChapter 3. Antiquity, after PytheasChapter 4.

The Early Middle AgesChapter 5. The Awakening of Mediæval Knowledge of the North - King Alfred, Ottar, Adam of BremenChapter 6. Finns, Skridfinns (Lapps), and the First Settlement of ScandinaviaChapter 7. The Voyages of the Norsemen: Discovery of Iceland and GreenlandChapter 8. Voyages to the Uninhabited Parts of Greenland in the Middle AgesChapter 9.

Wineland the Good, the Fortunate Isles, and the Discovery of AmericaVolume TwoChapter 9. (continued)Chapter 10. Eskimo and SkrælingChapter 11. The Decline of the Norse Settlements in GreenlandChapter 12. Expeditions of the Norwegians to the White Sea, Voyages in the Polar Sea, Whaling and SealingChapter 13. The North in Maps and Geographical Works of the Middle AgesChapter 14. John Cabot and the English Discovery of North AmericaChapter 15.

The Portuguese Discoveries in the North-West



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