Footsteps on the Ice: The Antarctic Diaries of Stuart D. Paine, Second Byrd Expedition (Google eBook)

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University of Missouri Press, Jun 18, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 400 pages
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Contents

Introduction
3
1 Chinook Kennels
7
2 At Sea
29
3 The Roaring Forties and South December 13 1933January 16 1934
41
4 Misery Trail January 24February 28 1934
62
5 Journey of Seven Hells March 131 1934
82
6 Little America April 122 1934
109
7 The Old Mess Hall April 25June 10 1934
125
12 Mount Weaver December 6 1934January 11 1935
222
13 Homeward January 13May 12 1935
249
Afterword
277
Appendix 1 The Men of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition
283
Appendix 2 What Is It Like to Travel at Seventyfive below Zero? by Dr Thomas C Poulter
287
Appendix 3 Fall Southern Trip Meteorological and Navigating Records
290
Appendix 4 Barrier Bull Selections
295
Appendix 5 Logistics Planning from Mile 173 to Mile 4455 Thorne Glacier and Return to Little America
333

8 The Deep Winter Night June 15July 17 1934
143
9 The Admiral and Summer Field Preparations July 20October 15 1934
158
10 The Start of the Southern Journey October 16November 20 1934
182
11 In Select Company November 21December 5 1934
207
Summer Journey to the Queen Maud Range
341
Bibliography
349
Index
353
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About the author (2007)

M. L. Paine, the daughter of Stuart Paine, is an independent researcher who resides in Nevada and Alaska.

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