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Author Alʹbanov, Valerian Ivanovich.

Title In the land of white death [electronic resource] : an epic story of survival in the Siberian Arctic / Valerian Albanov ; preface by Jon Krakauer ; introduction by David Roberts ; Alison Anderson, translator ; with additional material from William Barr's translation from the Russian.

Imprint New York : Modern Library, 2000.


Note First published in Zapiski po gidrografĭi in 1917 under title: Na i︠u︡g k Zemli︠e︡ Frant︠s︡a Iosifa, and in book form in 1925 under title: Mezhdu zhiznʹi︠u︡ i smertʹi︠u︡.
Contents Why I left the Saint Anna -- Preparations for the sledge expedition -- Last day on board the Saint Anna -- Over the polar ice pack -- Death of sailor Bayev, futher discouragement, exhaustion -- Drifting southward -- Land ho! -- Alexandra land -- Fateful journey to Cape Flora -- Cape Flora, Jackson and Ziegler's camp -- Preparing to winter over at Cape Flora -- Ship ahoy! -- Leaving Franz Josef Land.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. New York : Random House Publishing Group, 2001. Requires Adobe Reader 6.0 (file size: 945 KB).
Subject Brusilov, Georgiĭ Lʹvovich, 1884-1914 -- Travel -- Arctic regions.
Svi︠a︡tai︠a︡ Anna (Ship)
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Anderson, Alison. Translator.
Added Title Mezhdu zhiznʹi︠u︡ i smertʹi︠u︡. English
Other Form: Original 9780679783619 (DLC) 00030923 (OCoLC)43953944
ISBN 9780679642312 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
0679642315 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)

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