The Great Frozen Land (Bolshaia Zemelskija Tundra): Narrative of a Winter Journey Across the Tundras and a Sojourn Among the Samoyads
Author's sledge expedition along the Arctic coast of Siberia from Waigatz Island to Lapland, 1893-94, to test cold weather clothing and equipment and to study the Samoyed people.
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