North of the circle
19 popular articles based on a journalist's travels and reading, which describe natural conditions, adventures and modern but more or less legendary characters associated with the north. Such themes as permafrost, farming, the ice pack, trapping, Spitsbergen coaling, exploitation of the Russian north, Americanization of Alaska, Yellowknife, pitchblende, circumpolar sealing, the Eskimo, the warming Arctic, war-time weather stations, are treated anecdotedly. (AB 22795).
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The Call of the Northand its Men
The main means of travel in Lapland are still boat in summer
Women in the Arctic
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aircraft Aklavik Alaska American North arctic areas arrived Bering Straits blizzard building built cabin Cambridge Bay camp Canada Canadian carried coal coast of Greenland cold Dawson dogs early engineer equipment Eskimo expedition Fairbanks feet freezes frozen German glaciers gold Greenland Grumant heavy Hudson's Bay Hudson's Bay Company hundred hunter hunting Ice Cap Ice Fjord ice floes Iceland igloo Island Jan Mayen journey King's Bay Klondyke land live Longyear meteorological station meteorologists miles miners mining missionary mountains Murmansk natives North Pole North-East North-West Northern Northern Sea Route northwards Norway Norwegian pack pack-ice polar bear polar regions prospectors radio reach reindeer returned rifle River Russians sailed Scandinavia sea-ice seal sealer settlements ship shores Siberia sledge snow snowhouse Soviet Spitzbergen Stefansson sub-arctic summer supplies temperature tent territory thousand to-day town trader trap-line trapper trapping tundras weather whaling wife wind winter Yellowknife Yukon